Emma is a married woman who has two children. Emma is 40 years old and resides at Canicapan, Clarin, Mis. Occ., Philippines. Emma owns and operates a farm, planting & harvesting rice for sale to earn a living, and she's been 10 years in this business. Each month, she earns 2,000 PHP doing this type of business. She requested a loan of 4,318 PHP to purchase additional seeds, seedlings & young crops to raise.
In 2011, Emma joined GDMPC. In the future, Emma 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.