Fe is 38 years old, She is married and has 4 children who are all studying, Her husband is a fisherman. She Lives in Tamban Punta miray Baliangao Misamis Occidental. Fe has been engaged in the mango farming business. She has been in this business for 3 years and earns a monthly income of 6,000 PHP. She requested a new loan to purchase two sacks of fertilizers and pesticides for her mango farming business. Fe is a CUMI member of Paglaum MPC since 2006. She hopes that all of her children will become successful.
About Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative
Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC) was founded in 1992 by the beneficiaries, parents and staff of the Paglaum Community Development Foundation to address economic and livelihood activities for sustainability. The organization operates in the northwestern provinces of Mindanao and Visayas.
In the local vernacular, “paglaum” means “hope.” The initial foundation is dedicated to child development through a holistic approach. The goal is to build self-reliance and expand opportunity so the poorest of the poor can help themselves.