Florencia is from Kinuman Norte, Ozamiz City, Misamis Occidental. She is 65 years old. Florencia is married and has two children.
To make a living, Florencia grows corn. She has engaged in this business for eight years and earns 5,000 PHP a month from these activities.
In 2007, Florencia joined GDMPC. Florencia is requesting a loan of 19,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase fertilizers. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve her general living conditions.
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.