Susan is 43 years old. She is married with two children, and she's from Gala Ozamiz City.
Susan has been operating a farming business for 20 years, and she earns 20,000 PHP a month.
In 2008, Susan joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Susan is requesting a loan of 25,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase fertilizer. This will be the sixth loan taken out by Susan from GDMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business 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.