Christian is married with an only child and lives in Bitoon, Ozamiz City. He serves as a government employee and is operating a service based business providing motor transportation and rentals. He has been in this business for more than three years. In 2012, he became a member of GDMPC and recently borrowed a loan of 19,000 PHP to cover the costs of motor maintenance. He hopes to expand his business to provide a better future for the 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.