Jocelyn lives in Molatuhan Bajo, Lopez Jaena, Misamis Occidental with her family. Her husband is a driver and she manages their own retail store to earn a living. She has been doing this business for two years.
Recently, she joined Gata Daku MPC and she requests a loan of 4,000 PHP to purchase canned goods. spices and noodles for sale. She plans to save at least a small portion of her income for the future education of her child.
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.