Lilibeth lives in Romarate, Aurora, Zamboanga del Sur. She is 45 years old and married, with six children. She makes a living by providing motorcycle taxi services to people in her community. She been in this business for 12 years and earns PHP 11,000 a month from her work.
In 2010, Lilibeth joined GDMP in 2010. She has applied for a loan of PHP 30,000 to purchase vehicle spare parts and accessories. She plans to use the additional revenue generated by her business to improve her family's living conditions.
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.