Flordelina 49 years old and married with seven children. She lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. For over eight years, Flordelina has been a farmer who plants and harvests vegetables to sell in her local community. She earns 8,000 PHP each month and joined GDMPC in 2008.
Flordelina is requesting a 12,5000 PHP loan to purchase fertilizer such as manure. She plans to use the additional revenue with her loan to improve the general living conditions of her 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.