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Madzdi T. is from the city of Sta. Cruz, Ozamiz City. He is 33 years old and is married.

Madzdi owns and operates a specialized retail store, selling "okay-okay" (used clothes) in the local community. He has been engaged in his business for over ten years and earns approximately 15,000 PHP a month.

In 2010, Madzdi joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve his living situation and his ability to engage in business activities. He is requesting a loan of 10,000 PHP which will be used to repair a transport vehicle used in his business. This loan will be his first from GDMPC.

Madzdi plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of his family.

About GDMPC:
GDMPC is one of the most progressive cooperatives in Mindanao, Philippines. It has four branches and three unit offices covering the provinces of Zamboanga del Sur, Lanao del Norte and Misamis Occidental. Its membership is composed mostly of farmers, fisherfolk and small entrepreneurs.

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Additional Information


Gata Daku Multi-Purpose Cooperative (GDMPC) was founded in 1992 by 32 farmer-members to empower people by providing livelihood opportunities and other support services. Today, it has over 15,000 members located in upland, lowland and coastal regions of the Philippines, and offers credit, savings, education, and various social services.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1821
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $60,865,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 46.3
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Madzdi to repair a transport vehicle used in the business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Feb 12, 2010
Feb 15, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2010