Jocelyn is married and has three children. She is 29 years old and resides in Canicapan, Clarin, Misamis Occidental. Jocelyn owns and operates a farm, planting and harvesting bananas. She's been doing this for eight years. Each month, she earns 4,000 PHP.
Jocelyn has requested a loan of 7,000 PHP to purchase additional seeds, seedlings, and young plants to raise. In 2011, Jocelyn joined GDMPC. In the future, she wants to make improvements to her house and to improve the 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.