Genara is a married woman who has six children. Genara is fifty-eight years old, and resides at Campo 1, Aurora, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines.
Genara raises pigs for sale to earn a living and she's been in this business for 25 years. Each month, she earns PHP 6,000 doing this type of business. She requested a loan of PHP 10,000.00 to purchase livestock feed and other supplies.
In 2007, Genara joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her business and living situation. In the future, Genara wants to make improvements to her house and 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.