Gemma is studying for a Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management. She lives in Oroquieta City with her family. She is determined to finish her studies because she wants to become successful. She joined GDMPC and she gained access to micro finance services. Her father is earning from his salary as a security officer and her mother in a public utility. She borrowed a new loan to pay her school tuition fee.
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.