Florence is from Gata Diot, Clarin. She is 29 years old. Florence is married and has one child. To make a living, Florence has been managing a transportation service business for 4 years and earns 15,000 a month for this activity. Florence is requesting a loan of 24,000 which will be used to purchase vehicle spare parts and accessories. In 2007, Florence joined GDMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the loan 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.