Melojane is 59 years old, married and lives with her family.
She has a cafeteria serving meals to customers. With eight years experience in this field, she earns well and can provide for her family. She works hard every day in order to generate income for the family and to give a responsible and reliable service.
Melojane has requested this loan to buy additional raw ingredients to prepare food to sell. She is aiming to develop her business and increase her profits.
The story of Melojane and her business is just one of the many examples of the clients of GDMPC for economic development.
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.