Lorna is a 51 years old and is married. She has four children and lives in Calamba, Misamis Occidental. Lorna owns and manages transportation services for a living and has been in this business for four years. She earns 10,000 from this business monthly. She requested a loan of 20,000 to purchase tires and accesories for better services. Lorna joined GDMPC this year. In the future, Lorna hopes to enable her children to finish their studies and to double her income from 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.