Felisa is 48 years old, married, and lives in Calabayan, Ozamis City, Philippines.
Felisa plants, harvests and sells bananas and corn as a source of income. She has been in this business for six years. Each month, she earns 8,500 PHP doing this type of business. She requested a loan of 10,000 PHP to purchase additional seeds, seedlings and young crops to raise.
Felisa joined GDMPC in 2011 to gain access to financial services to help improve her business and living situation. In the future, she wants to make improvements to her house and 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.