Julieta, age 46, owns and operates a general store where she sells a variety of different home-use products to earn a living. She has been engaged in her business for 20 years. Each month, she earns PhP 5,000. She lives with her husband and childn in Ozamis, Misamis Occidental, Philippines.
She has requested a loan of PhP 30,000 to purchase products to offer for sale in her store. Julieta is been a member of GDMPC for three years. In the future, Julieta hopes 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.