Conchita is married, with five children. She is 35 years old and lives in the Philippines.
Conchita has raised corn for a living for six years, and every month she earns PHP 5,600 from this work. She has requested a loan of PHP 6,000 to purchase fertilizers such as manure. Conchita been a member of GDMPC since 2008.
In the future, Conchita hopes to have her children complete 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.