Antonia is from Prenza, Tangub City. She is 30 years old. Antonia is married and has three children. To make a living, Antonia grows corn for sale. Antonia been in farming for 6 years and earns 4,000 PHP a month for these activities.
In 2010, Antonia joined GDMPC. Antonia is requesting a loan of 6,000 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.