Flordeliza is from Tagudalo, Aurora, Zamboanga del Sur. She is 35 years old. Flordeliza is married and has three children. To make a living, Flordeliza is running a general store, selling a variety of food and home use products in the local community. Flordeliza has been in her business for five years and earns 10,000 PHP a month for these activities. Flordeliza is requesting a loan of 15,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase new items to expand her product offering. In 2011, Flordeliza 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.