Lorna is 36 years old and is married with two children. She lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. Lorna owns and operates a business raising pigs for sale. She has been engaged in her business for over three years and earns 13,000 PHP every month.
Lorna joined GDMPC in the year 2011. Lorna is requesting a loan of 14,000 PHP to purchase piglets to raise and sell. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business 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.