Gina is from Kapalaran, Tambulig. She is 35 years old. Gina is married and has 3 children. To make a living, she manages a planting and harvesting of rice for selling. She has been engaged in her business for 6 years and earns about 7,000 PHP a month for these activities.
In 2011, she joined GDMPC. Gina is requesting a loan of 8,000 PHP which will be used to purchase fertilizers such as manure. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of her family.
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.