Behilder is 41 years old, married, and has one child. She lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. She owns and operates a fish stall, selling items such as shrimp and crabs in the local community, which she has been doing for over six years. She earns 15,000 PHP a month.
Behilder is requesting a loan from GDMPC for 22,000 PHP, which she will use to purchase additional shrimps and crabs to sell. She wants to make improvements to her house and to 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.