Rubie is a married and has two children. Rubie is 33 years old, and resides at Dela Paz, Clarin, Misamis Occidental: Philippines. Rubie owns and operates farm land where she plants and harvests rice for sale to earn a living. She's been 8 years in this business.
Each month, she earns PHP 8,761 doing this type of business. She requested a loan of PHP 10,000.00 to purchase fertilizer and pesticides. In 2012, Rubie joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her business and living situation. In the future, Rubie 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.