Rubelyn is from Bayabas, Aurora, Zamboanga Del Sur. She is 25 years old and is married with 3 children. Rubelyn earns a living from her gardening business. Rubelyn has been engaged in her business for 2 years and earns 6,000 PHP a month for these activities. In 2010, Rubelyn joined GDMPC. Rubelyn is requesting a loan of 7,000 PHP which will be used to purchase fertilizers such as manure. 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.