Several years ago, I had the pleasure of sharing a TEDx stage with today’s guest. When listening to her talk, I was both shocked and inspired. With the launch of The UV Effect Podcast, I knew I had to have her on to share her story.In this episode, you will be amazed by Real Estate agent and a voice for child brides, Zarif Sahin.You will hear her story of becoming a child bride at only 14 years old, traveling to a new world and having her first child at 16 years old. You will be inspired by her strength and determination to build a new life for her three daughter and make education a priority in their lives.Get ready for another uplifting episode of #TheUVEffect with Zarif Sahin.
" My faith was stronger than my fears and that got me through."
Questions I asked:
Tell us about your journey Turkey to the United States.
How did you end up in Real Estate and become one of the top agents in your firm?
How do you attribute your struggle as a child bride to your success?
Tell us what you are doing to fight against child brides?
What did you share with your girls to instill confidence in them?
How she prioritized her children over fear to create a better life.The importance of education.
How she rebuilt her life after financial turmoil.
The reality of the child bride crisis and how you can help.