Edwin is 38 years old, married with four children. He lives in Aurora, Zamboanga Del Sur.
To earn a living, Edwin owns a motorcycle transport business in the local community. He has been in his business for over five years and he earns PHP 30,000 every month.
Edwin joined Gata Daku Multi-Purpose Cooperative (GDMPC) in 2010 and now he has requested a loan of PHP 50,000 for repairs and to purchase spare parts and new tires, to improve service.
In the future, Edwin wants to make improvements to his house and 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.