Hope is a single woman who has one child. She is 25 years old and resides in Lopez Jaena, Misamis Occidental, Philippines.
Hope owns and operates a retail business, providing (cell phone) e-loads to local members to earn a living. She has been in this business for 3 years. Each month, she earns 5,000 PHP from her business.
Hope has requested a loan of 10,000 PHP to purchase additional e-loader SIM cards for her business. Hope joined GDMPC in the year 2011. In the future, she wants to build a house and to give a good future to her child.
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.