Juvy is from Riverside, Bonifacio. She is 37 years old. Juvy is married and has three children.
To make a living, Juvy runs a general store and sells a variety of food and home use products in her local community. Juvy has been in this business for 13 years and earns 4,000 PHP a month from these activities.
Juvy is requesting a loan of 4,700 PHP, which will be used to purchase new items to expand her product offering. In 2010, Juvy joined GDMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue from the loan to save as a reserve for future emergencies.
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.