Danilo lives in Calamba, Misamis Occidental. He is 44 years old. Danilo is married and has three children. To make a living, Danilo owns and operates a business operating a motor transport service. Danilo has been engaged in his business for over 2 years and earns approximately 6,500 PHP a month.
In 2012, Danilo joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve his living situation and ability to engage in business activities.
Danilo is requesting a new loan of 8,000 PHP, which will be used to repair an existing vehicle for better service. He plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of his 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.