Angelito is 56 years old and is married with five children. He is from Poblacion 2, Clarin. To make a living, Angelito owns and operates a motorcycle transport service. He has been engaged in his business for four years and earns 19,000 PHP a month. Angelito joined GDMPC in 2009.
Angelito is requesting a 40,000 PHP loan to repair an existing vehicle so that he can provide better service. He plans to use the additional revenue generated with his loan to improve the general living conditions of his 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.