Divine Grace is from Centro Napo, Tudela, Misamis Occidental. She is 42 years old, married, and has three children. Divine Grace provides a motorcycle transport service. Divine Grace has been engaged in this business for five years and earns 5,000 PHP (Philippines pesos) a month from it.
In 2010, Divine Grace joined GDMPC. She is requesting a loan of 9,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase motorcycle spare parts and accessories. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve her family's 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.