Marlon is married with 3 children. He is 46 years old and lives in the Philippines.
Marlon owns and operates a general store, selling a variety of different product to earn a living. He has been doing this for 20 years and every month he earns 30,000 PHP from this work. He has requested a loan of 50,000 PHP to purchase additional products to sell. He has been a member of GDMPC for 5 years.
In the future, Marlon hopes to save a reserve for future emergencies.
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.