Marlyn is from Militar, Tukuran, Zamboanga Del Sur. She is 32 years old. Marlyn is single and has one child. To make a living, Marlyn runs a general store. She has been engaged in her business for six years and earns PHP 34,200 a month for these activities. In 2008, Marlyn joined GDMPC.
Marlyn is requesting a loan of PHP 50,000 which will be used to purchase additional products like canned goods, noodles, sugar and coffee. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve/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.