About the Show
Tadhana will in like manner display the other substance of an OFW a person who, through his quality, has had the ability to rise above the situation and succeed. Each scene intends to move watchers to never give up and prop up after their dreams. Watch the pilot scene of Tadhana, this Saturday, May 20, after Ika-6 Na Utos on GMA-7.
Marian Gracia Rivera was considered in Madrid, Spain to Francisco Javier Gracia Alonso, a Spaniard, and Amalia Rivera, a Filipina from Cavite. Her people got hitched and over the long haul got isolated from when she was three years old, after which her mother passed on her to the Philippines where she grew up. In any case, her mother expected to leave to continue with her work obligation abroad and Rivera was sent to her maternal grandmother, Francisca Rivera, in Bacoor, Cavite. Rivera looked for after her simple and auxiliary school guidance at Saint Francis of Assisi College System, and spent her school preparing finishing Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at De La Salle University Dasmarinas. In the wake of graduating, she worked for National Institute of Mental Health in Mandaluyong City where she gave out solution, assessments and evaluation to patients.
In 2009, Rivera and Dingdong Dantes, with assistance from Yes Pinoy Foundation, Philippine National Red Cross and Philippine Marines went to Cainta, Rizal to help the setback of Typhoon Ondoy. Beside being a volunteer in GMA Network’s fundraiser, she helped repacking mitigation items from the GMA Kapuso Foundation, a useful foundation from the system. In August 2012, Rivera joined the Philippine Red Cross gathering in the midst of their focal objective in Quezon City to help the losses of the flooding.
Rivera, together with past congressperson Dick Gordon, swam through floodwaters to get to a domain where some place in the scope of 500 families searched for asylum from the floods achieved by the constant downpours. She communicated that helping the abused individuals is her 28th birthday festivity present to herself. She furthermore said that she wouldn’t fuss getting wet and tired in the midst of the mission, as she says it was somewhat relinquish stood out from the hardships that the abused individuals are encountering. As per Rivera, she went as a volunteer and not as a big name. Rivera joined Kris Aquino in visiting affected domains all through Metro Manila. Rivera created a blood present program for the Red Cross at the Ever Gotesco in Quezon City in merriment of her 28th birthday festivity wherein it was gone to by part of people including big names.
In 2013, Rivera and her sweetheart Dingdong Dantes contributed for the raising help event at the yearly Noel Bazaar, the long running Christmas shopping event in the Pasay City for GMA Kapuso Foundation. During the Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan, the most grounded hurricane anytime recorded, Rivera furthermore helped in the squeezing of easing items to be appropriated to the affected families and reinforced the Yes Pinoy Foundation’s harmed individual assistance program. despite that, she pushed Oplan Bangka, a business adventure in which Rivera will bear the expenses for the advancement of calculating barges that will be given for Cebu’s anglers. On 31 March 2014, she lent her star ability to propel the benefits of women and adolescents with ineptitudes in the country as she was chosen by the Congress of the Philippines as Ambassador for Women and Children with Disabilities.
She proposed an open private association for the establishment of an unprecedented school for children with insufficiencies so they can have better access to guidance. On the last bit of the year, Rivera adds another sponsorship to her rundown as she viably reinforces Grin Train, a worldwide children magnanimity with a supportable method to manage a lone, resolvable issue innate crevice and feeling of taste. Dantes, obviously, made an unexpected live suggestion to Rivera. It was the second recommendation by Dantes the first was in Macau. In request to wed him, she ought to be gotten into the Roman Catholic Church by strategies for unforeseen abatement as her submersion in Spain was not seen as legitimate.
On 30 December 2014, she wedded Dingdong Dantes. The wedding was held at Cubao Cathedral in Quezon City, and was conveyed on GMA Network. In April 2015, the couple articulated that they were anticipating their first tyke. Rivera conveyed the couple’s tyke, Maria Letizia, at the Makati Medical Center on 23 November 2015 at totally 5:25 a.m. Rivera supports breastfeeding without attempting to stow away. She was given the Breastfeeding Influencer and Advocate Award by the Mother and Child Nurses Association of the Philippines on 25 November 2016, refering to her assistance for open breastfeeding.