Mary is 41 years old, and a married entrepreneur from Poblacion, Sinacaban with 4 children and is earning a wage from her transport service business. She started it almost 3 years ago now and she earns 3,000 a month. To improve business, she is requesting to borrow an amount of 5,000 from GDMPC micro credit, which she just recently joined, to obtain accessories and tires. Before long, she’s hopeful of the possibility of expanding her business.
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.