Susuna is 30 years old and married with three children. She lives in Zamboanga del Sur.
Susuna owns and operates a retail business in the local community to earn a living. She has been in her business for over two years and earns 5,000 PHP every month.
She has been a member of GDMPC since the year 2011. Now she has requested a loan of 7,000 PHP to purchase additional products to sell like shampoo, soap, sugar, coffee and candies. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve and expand her business.
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.