Juliana is 55 years old and lives in Tinago, Ozamis City, Philippines. She is married and a mother of seven children. Juliana has a food business; she sells good viands (dishes), tasty desserts and refreshments in her food stall to earn a living. Juliana been running this food business for 10 years. She earns 15,000 Philippines pesos (PHP) per month.
Juliana requested a loan of PHP 21,500 to purchase raw ingredients needed to make products for sale. Juliana has been a member of GDMPC since 2010. In the future, Juliana hopes to have her business be more successful.
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.