Mansueta is single with 1 child. She is 53 years old and lives in Rizal, Zamboanga del Norte. Mansueta owns and operates a plot of farm land, planting bananas to earn a living. She has been in this business for 4 years and earns PHP 3,000 each month. She has requested a loan of PHP 5,000 to purchase farm chemicals. Mansueta is a new member of Kiva's partner, GDMPC. In the future, Mansueta's plan is to save her profits in order to buy a car.
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.