Rosalyn is married, with five children. She is 52 years old and lives in Gata Daku, Clarin.
Rosalyn has run a general store for five years to earn a living, and she earns PHP 7,000 each month. She has requested a loan of PHP 11,000 to purchase additional products like canned goods, noodles, sugar, and coffee.
Rosalyn has been a member of Kiva's partner, GDMPC, for a year. In the future, Rosalyn's plan is to save her returns in order to support the educational needs of her children.
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.