Analyn is 39 years old and single. She lives in Tangub City, Misamis Occidental. To earn a living, she owns and operates a business raising pigs for sale. She has been in this business for over nine years and earns 8,000 PHP every month. She joined GDMPC in 2011, and now she has requested a loan of 10,000 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.