Vivian is 59 years old, widowed and lives in Las Aguadas, Bonifacio Extension, Ozamis City, Misamis occidental, Philippines. Vivian is one of the artist who makes a dress, a dressmaker. She constructs, repairs, and revises any custom dress to earn a living. She has given her service for almost 10 years, with a monthly income of PHP 2,000.00. Vivian is in need of capital to purchase sewing materials. She requested a loan at GDMPC of PHP 12,000.00 to buy clothing and accessories for her sewing service.
Vivian has been member of GDMPC for one and half years. In the future Vivian hopes and prays that she will be having a tailor shop.
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.