Jennifer is from Migpange, Bonifacio, Misamis Occidental. She is 42 years old. Jennifer is married and has one child. To make a living, she manages a fishing business, buying and selling fish and crabs. She has been in her business for 12 years and earns PHP 12,000 a month from these activities.
In 2008, Jennifer joined GDMPC. Jennifer is requesting a loan of PHP 10,000 which will be used to purchase fishing equipment including hooks and nets. 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.