Johny lives in Panta-on, Ozamiz City, with his family. He has two children and he runs a buy and sell business in order to sustain their living. He buys and sells copra (dried coconut meat) and charcoal in town in volume.
To buy more stocks, he borrowed a new loan from GDMPC micro credit. He will save some portion of his returns to buy a motorcycle 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.