Lucia is from Tinago, Ozamiz City. She is 49 years old, married, and has eight children.
Lucia owns and operates a motorcycle business. She has been in her business for seven years and earns 5,000 PHP a month.
In 2009, Lucia joined GDMPC. She is requesting a loan of 12,200 PHP, which will be used to repair her existing vehicle in order to provide better service.
She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the loan 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.