Josephine is 42 years old and married with three children. She lives in Calamba, Misamis Occidental. She owns and operates an agriculture business to earn a living. She has been in her business for over six 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 10,000 PHP to purchase fertilizer, such as manure.
In the future, she wants to make improvements to her house and 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.