Dreams of A Better Future

Dreams of A Better Future

: The story of an Immigrant family's Journey to America

by Douglas Borgas

Inspired by True Events

Life is a journey filled with trials, triumphs, and countless moments that define who we are and who we become. For Anita and Alberto, this journey began in a small town in Brazil and led them to a fulfilling life in Rhode Island. Their story is one of immense love, unwavering determination, and extraordinary sacrifices made in pursuit of a better future for their family.

"Dream of a Better Future" is the poignant and inspiring tale of Anita, a devoted mother of seven, whose strength and resilience became the pillars upon which her family stood strong. Together with her husband, Alberto, she navigated the challenges of poverty, separation, and the uncertainties of immigration to ensure that their children would have opportunities they could only dream of.

In the face of overwhelming odds, Anita and Alberto's journey from Brazil to America is marked by moments of despair and triumph, tears and laughter. It is a testament to the enduring power of a mother's love and a father's dedication. Their story is a vivid reminder that the greatest sacrifices often yield the most profound rewards.

Join us as we explore this couple's remarkable journey. Their story reminds us that with love, determination, and sacrifice, anything is possible. Their legacy of love and resilience will inspire and guide generations to come, proving that the greatest journeys are not just about where we go but about who we become along the way.


Douglas Borgas

Douglas Borgas, born in 1981 in Brazil, is a devoted family man and a man of faith. When he was 10 years old, his family migrated to the United States, a move that shaped his future. Married with two children, Douglas places God and his family at the center of his life, living by three simple rules: God first, family, and then everything else. These guiding principles have been a source of blessing and strength for him and his family over the past 25 years.

A book reader and avid audiobook listener, Douglas finds joy in continuous learning and personal growth. As an entrepreneur, he channels his passion into his professional endeavors, while his love for cars adds an element of excitement to his life. Through his dedication to family and pursuit of his interests, Douglas exemplifies a life led by purpose and fulfillment.