Edgar is 48 years old, lives at Lintugop, Aurora, and is married with 4 kids. Edgar operates a fishing business to earn a living and has been 15 years in this business. Each month, he earns 6,000 doing this type of business. He requested a loan of 15,000 to purchase fishing equipment including hooks & nets. Edgar been a member of GDMPC since 2011. In the future, Edgar wants to save as a reserve for future emergencies.
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.