June is a married man who has three children. June is 51 years old and resides at Lintugop, Aurora Zamboanga Del Sur: Philippines. June operates a home-based business, making and selling buko salad (sweet young coconut salad) products to earn a living. He has been in this business for 3 years. Each month, he earns PHP 2,000 doing this type of business. He requested a loan of PHP 20,000.00 to purchase additional ingredients for buko salad making. June has been a member of GDMPC for a year. In the future, June wants to build a house and to support his children to finish their studies.
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.