Manuelita is 58 years old and lives in Mansabay Bajo, Lopez Jaena, Misamis Occidental, Philippines. She is married with two children.
Manuelita own a motorcycle cab and earns approximately $116 each month doing this type of business. She lets her motorcycle be rented for her daily income. The spare parts of the motorcycle are damaged and she needs to repair it. At this time Manuelita is requesting a loan of 14,000 PHP to buy tires and spare parts for her motorcycle.
She has been a member of GDMPC for one year. She dreams that someday she will have additional motor cabs for her business.
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.