Flora Mae is from Garang, Tangub City. She is forty-seven years old. Flora Mae is married and has two children.
To make a living, Flora Mae is running a general store, selling a variety of food and home-use products in the local community. Flora Mae has been in her business for a year and earns PHP 6,000 a month for these activities.
Flora Mae is requesting a loan of PHP 7,000 which will be used to purchase new items such as candies, Milo, shampoo, soaps etc. In 2011, Flora Mae joined GDMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the loan to save as 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.