Kamia is married and helps her husband operate their own farm of rice to make a living. Doing this for more than seven years, Kamia earns well for the family. She took a new loan from GDMPC micro finance to buy fertilizer for the production of palay. She wants to improve her farm to have a better income for the family in the future.
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.