Nilda is a widow who makes a living with her retail business. She sells selected grocery items and food in her little stall and earns enough money to meet her basic needs. She joined GDMPC and requests a loan to purchase additional grocery goods like canned goods and noodles.
She plans to build a shelter where she could sell her goods comfortably.
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.