Rosario is from Clarin, Misamis Occidental. She is 46 years old and married with four children.
Rosario owns and manages her garden business, harvesting vegetables for sale to earn a living. Rosario has been in business for nine years and earns 5,000 PHP each month.
Rosario joined GDMPC in 2011. She is requesting a loan of 7,000 PHP to purchase fertilizer such as manure.
She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve her family's general living conditions.
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.