Elisa is a married woman having four school-aged and adult-aged children. Elisa is 47 years old, residing at Migpange, Bonifacio, Philippines.
Elisa is operating a business selling seafood products including crabs, fish and shrimp in the local community to earn a living and she's been in the business for 18 years. Each month, she earns PHP 18,000 doing this type of business.
Elisa requested a loan of PHP 20,000 to purchase fishing equipment including hooks & nets. Elisa has been a member of GDMPC for a year. In the future, Elisa wants to improve the general living conditions of her family.
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.