Lilibeth is from Upper Bayao, Tukuran, Zamboanga Del Sur. She is 32 years old, married and has three children. To earn a living, Lilibeth runs a service transportation business. Lilibeth has been in business for 4 years and earns 3,600 PHP a month for these activities. Lilibeth is requesting a loan of 5,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase vehicle spare parts and accessories. In 2010, Lilibeth joined GDMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from this loan to improve and/or to expand her business.
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.