Verna is married with 2 children. She is 38 years old and resides at Clarin, Misamis Occidental. Verna owns and operates a retail business, selling gasoline to motorists to earn a living and she's been in this business for 2 years. Each month, she earns 4,000 doing this type of business. She requested a loan of 10,000 to purchase additional fuel to sell. This year, Verna joined GDMPC. Verna hopes to be able to build a house and to have her children finish their schooling.
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.