Emelyn is 42 years old and is married with four children. She lives in Mialen, Clarin, Misamis Occidental Philippines. For the past four years, she has operated a transportation business in her local community. Emelyn earns approximately 20,000 PHP from her work. She has been a member of GDMPC since 2008.
Emelyn is requesting a 34,633 PHP loan to purchase a motorcycle to provide better service. In the future, she hopes to finish her college studies and double the income from 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.