Yieza is from Clarin, Misamis Occidental. She is 31 years old. Yieza is married and has three adult-aged children.
To make a living, Yieza owns and operates a business venture providing construction supplies (such as hallow blocks) to local community members. Yieza has been engaged in her business for over 3 years and earns approximately 15,000 PHP a month for these activities.
Yieza is requesting a loan of 17,521 PHP, which will be used to purchase materials needed to expand services provided. In 2007, Yieza joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her business and living situation. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the loan to improve and expand her business.
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.