Lorgenia lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. She is 53 years old and single. Lorgenia owns and operates a retail business. She has been engaged in her business for 7 years and earns about 8,000 PHP a month. In 2010, Lorgenia joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation.
She is requesting a loan of 10,000 PHP to purchase additional products like canned goods, sardines, rice, coffee, sugar and soap. She plans to improve the general 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.