A 25-year-old OFW inspires netizens after building her dream house and fulfilling her dreams. Many are happy that she is able to fulfill her dreams and also glad that she encourages people to help each other up, instead of pulling others down! Isn’t that awesome?
OFW Builds Dream House
For many OFWs, it is the ultimate dream to provide a better life for themselves and their families. That means building their dream house and enjoying the material comforts that they might not been able to achieve in the past.
Going to another country and traveling to many places are already an exciting bonus, but it is great for OFWs to achieve their dreams through their hard work.
That means having to sacrifice being away from their families, of course, but many are also able to change their lives and even bring their families to the countries they are working in!
OFW and vlogger Ronna the Explorer shared a video of her dream home which she was able to complete with her earnings as OFW. She was able to complete her dream house in just 2 years.
In a video on YouTube, Ronna the Explorer shares that she used to live with her grandparents but when she found a good job as OFW, she was able to use her earnings to help her family and build her dream house!
Watch her inspiring video here:
To give an idea about her house, she shared the total expenses and the step-by-step building in a separate YouTube video.
- Lot: Php 200k
- House construction: Php 2.1M
- Appliances & furniture: Php 400k
- Total expenses: Php 2.7M
- Start to Finish: November 2016 to November 2018
Here’s the video:
There are at least 3 million overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) scattered all over the world. Many of them dream of providing a good life for their family. Many dream of earning a better salary, mostly because jobs abroad do earn several times more than what similar jobs and positions pay in the Philippines.
Top goals for OFWs:
- Traveling to another country
- Earning more money
- Building dream house
- Buying dream car
- Owning a business