Adrien Brody, Vanessa Williams, Huda Kattan, Alesha Dixon & Luis Fonsi Take Centre Stage At The Official Charity Gala Of The Dubai International Film Festival

The Global Gift Gala returns to Dubai for its fifth edition in benefit of Dubai Cares and Global Gift Foundation. The star-studded event will take place on December 8th at the Palazzo Versace where chef Mansour Memarian will prepare a 2-star Michelin dinner for guests.

In this ‘Year of Giving’ in Dubai, funds raised during the Gala will go towards supporting programs in five different continents making it a truly global gala in partnership with Dubai Cares. Together with Global Gift Foundation, both entities will see projects in India (Harmony House), Europe, America and Asia benefitted with a donation being made on behalf of Global Gift Foundation to Puerto Rico which was recently left devastated by Hurricane Maria.

The annual glittering black-tie charity evening, sponsored by the Cindy Chao, will host international star and Honorary Chair Alesha Dixon. Also, an Honorary Chair, Huda Kattan has been involved with the gala since its first edition in 2013 and places philanthropy and helping others as a key driver in her Huda Beauty business. British singer, model & TV presenter Alesha Dixon will lead the way for guests who will have the chance to bid on “once in a life-time experiences.” Dixon is no stranger to Global Gift Galas having attended and participated in multiple events in London, Sardinia, Ibiza and Marbella, helping the gala to raise thousands of dollars for the beneficiary foundations.

For information about attending the event contact the organization directly at