Flora May is from Catadman, Ozamis City. She is 33 years old, married, and has one child. To make a living, Flora May owns and operates a business serving local foods in the community. Flora May has been engaged in this business for three years and earns 22,500 PHP a month.
Flora May is requesting a loan of 20,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase additional food and drinks to sell. She joined GDMPC in 2012 to gain access to financial services to help improve her business and living situation. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the loan to improve and expand 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.