Mary Cris is single and lives in Cabgan, Tambulig Zamboanga del Sur. She owns a fishing boat and uses it for fishing. Mary Cris has been doing this business for years to earn a living.
She borrowed a loan from GDMPC micro credit in an amount of 5,000 Philippines pesos (PHP) to purchase new fishing nets. She plans to expand her business by having more fishing boats.
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.