Rosalino, 50 years old, is a married entrepreneur who lives in Bagakay, Ozamis City. He has 4 children and earns an income from his transport business. He started the business almost 5 years ago and he earn PHP 5,000 per month. To improve business, he borrowed PHP 20,000 from GDMPC Micro Credit, which he just joined recently to obtain accessories and tires and pay for motorcycle registration. Before long, he hopes to expand his business.
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.