Juliet is from Poblacion 4, Clarin. She is 35 years old. Juliet is married and has two children. To make a living, Juliet owns and operates a food vending business. Juliet has been engaged in her business for six years and earns 10,000 PHP a month for these activities. In 2009, Juliet joined GDMPC. Juliet is requesting a loan of 24,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase additional cooking ingredients. 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.