Mylyn is from Militar, Tukuran. She is 22 years old, married, and has one infant. Mylyn owns and operates a dried fish selling business. She has been in this business for four years and earns 5,000 PHP a month from it.
In 2011, Mylyn joined GDMPC. She is requesting a loan of 7,000 PHP which will be used to buy more dried fish to sell. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve and 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.