Danny is 39 years old and married with 2 children. He lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. He owns farmland, planting and harvesting rice. He has been in this business for over 5 years and earns 7,000 PHP every month. He joined GDMPC in 2012, and now he has requested a loan of 9,500 PHP to purchase fertilizer such as manure. His hopes and dreams are to have a better future and improve his 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.