Thelma is 58 years old and lives in Libertad, Sapang Dalaga. She is married and the mother of two children.
Thelma has a banana and snack food vending business to earn a living. She has been in this type of business for 30 years. She earns 5,000 PHP each month from these activities.
Thelma has requested a loan of 10,000 PHP from GDMPC to purchase bananas and some snack food items to sell. She's a new member of GDMPC.
In the future, Thelma hopes to expand her snack vending 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.