Update on OseasOseas is from the village of Lintugop, Aurora Zamboanga Del Sur. He is 62 years old, married and has seven adult children. To make a living, Oseas owns and operates a service-based business providing a passenger pump boat in the local community. Oseas has been engaged in his business for eight years and earns approximately 7000 PHP a month from this activity.
In 2009, Oseas joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve his living situation and ability to engage in business activities. He has successfully repaid a previous loan from GDMPC, which he used to improve his business. Oseas is requesting a new loan of 20,000 PHP, which will be used to repair his boat machine. He plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of his family.
Previous Loan DetailsOseas A. is from the village of Lintugop, Aurora Zamboanga Del Sur. He is 59 years old. Oseas is married and has 7 adult-aged children. To make a living, Oseas owns & operates a business venture in the services sector. While not the only means for generating revenue, the main source of income for… More from Oseas's previous loan »
About GDMPCGata 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.
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
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