Leonisa is married with two children. Leonisa is 29 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is a farmer and she cultivates bananas for a living. She has been doing this for four years and every month she earns 5,000 PHP from this work. She has requested a loan of 10,000 PHP to purchase fertilizer. Leonisa joined GDMPC in 2011. In the future, Leonisa hopes to see her children finish their studies.
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.