Evelyn is a married woman with four children. Evelyn is 38 years old and resides in Calamba, Misamis Occidental, Philippines. Evelyn buys and sells fish for a living and she's been five years in this business. Each month, she earns PHP 10,000 doing this type of business.
She requested a loan of PHP 15,000 to purchase more fish to sell. In 2011, Evelyn joined GDMPC. In the future, Evelyn hopes to improve 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.