Ma. Sally is 40 years old and married with 5 children in Tukuran, Zamboanga Del Sur. She runs a fishing business to earn a living. She has been working at her business for over 5 years and earns 3,500 PHP every month. She joined GDMPC in 2010, and now she has requested a loan of PHP 4,500 to purchase fishing materials such as hooks and nets. She hopes and dreams is to have better life and to improve her family's living situation.
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.