Send emoji via php - SEND IN TEXT MESSAGE (IPHONE)

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Hi everybody.
I have a simple php file I use to send out text messages.
I would now like to add EMOJIs to my messages, but wasn't able to get it work yet.
The text message part is ready... What i need is this

THE EMOJI does NOT had ego show up on a website - ONLY in text messages

$emoji = "???";
$text_message = "Text message to user $emoji bla bla";
PLEASE have a look at the attached file - this is how the sms is sent to canadian providers.

Pleas only bid if you know how to do this AND if you are currently located in the US or Canada

Skills required:
iPhone, PHP, Software Architecture
Additional Files: notify_test.php
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