Jonathan is 30 years old and single. He lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental.
To earn a living, he owns and operates a transportation service in the local community. He has been in his business for over three years and earns PHP 8,000 every month.
He joined Gata Daku Multi-Purpose Cooperative (GDMPC) in 2012 and now he has requested a loan of PHP 10,000 to purchase spare parts and new tires. He plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of his 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.