Glenita is widowed with two children. She is 52 years old and lives in the Philippines.
Glenita is a farmer and grows bananas to earn a living. She has been doing this for ten years. She has requested a loan of eight thousand pesos to pay for the labor cost of farm maintenance and to purchase fertilizer such as manure.
Glenita has been a member of GDMPC for three years. In the future, Glenita hopes to expand her banana plantation to support her living conditions.
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.