Katherine May is 29 years old and lives in Sapang Dalaga, Misamis Occidental, Philippines. She is married and has two children.
Katherine May owns and operates a plot of farmland, planting bananas to earn a living. She has been in this business for 10 years and earns 7,000 PHP each month. She has requested a loan of 10,000 PHP in order to purchase farm chemicals. Katherine May is a new member of Kiva's partner, GDMPC.
In the future, Katherine May dreams of expanding 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.