Wilfreda is 42 year old. She lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. She has been raising pigs for four years; she gets PHP 6,000 monthly from this.
Wilfreda provides for the needs of her four children from the small amount she gains from her business, in addition to income from her husband.
In 2008, Wilfreda became a member of GDMPC, and she applied for a loan of PHP 8,000 at GDMPC micro finance to buy feed.
Wilfreda wants to expand to her business one day.
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.