Cherie Ann is a 39-year-old single mom of one child. To make a living, she makes and sells food. She has been in this business for four months and earns about 35,000 PHP a month doing so.
Recently Cherie Ann joined GDMPC. She is requesting a 50,000 PHP loan that she will use to buy the ingredients needed to make the food she sells.
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.