Mary Jane is a married woman who has two children. She is 34 years old and resides at Poblacion 3, Misamis Occidental, Philippines. Mary Jane provides general repair services to local community members to earn a living. She's been in this business for 11 years. Each month, she earns 25,000 PHP doing this work. She requested a loan of 50,000 PHP to purchase materials needed to widen the services she provides. Mary Jane has been a member of GDMPC since 2007. In the future, Mary Jane hopes to 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.