Dinah is 28 years old, single, and lives in Sebac, Tudela. She earns a living by selling rice. She has been doing this for three years and earns 5,000 PHP a month from this work. Dinah has applied for a loan of 15,000 PHP at GDMPC to buy more rice to sell. Dinah just recently joined GDMPC. Dinah hopes 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.