Anselmo is married with three children. He is 46 years old and lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. Anselmo owns and operates a private transportation service. He has been in this business three years and earns 13,000 Philippine pesos (PHP) each month. He requested a new loan of 50,000 PHP to purchase spare parts and accessories. Anselmo been a member of Kiva's partner GDMPC since 2012. In the future, Anselmo wants to finish his children's education.
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.