Rosalia is a 38-year old resident of Bacolod, Ozamis City. Rosalia helps her family with the little amount of 4,000 PHP that she has been gaining monthly for the past 8 years from her gardening business.
Rosalia has been a member of GDMPC since 2007. She applied for a loan of 5,500 from GDMPC micro finance to purchase additional seeds, seedlings and young crops to raise. Rosalia wants to expand her business one day.
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.