Nestor is married having three children and he is 46 years old, residing at D-Fernan, Bonifacio. Nestor is operating a crop venture, planting & harvesting corn for sale in the local community to earn a living and he has been 6 years in this business. Each month, he earns 7,000 PHP doing this type of business.
Nestor requested a loan of 8,000 PHP to purchase fertilizers such as manure. In 2010, Nestor joined GDMPC. In the future, Nestor wants to save as a reserve for future emergencies and to purchase another plot of farmland.
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.