Gina is married and has three children. She is 35 years old and lives in Pulang Yuta. Gina is in agricultural business. She operated a specialized coconut farm to earn a living and she had in this business for 10 years. Every month, she earns Php 8, 345.00 doing this kind of business. Gina is request Php 30,000 to purchase fertilizers for her coconut farm and for the maintenance of her farm. She was able to help her neighbor because she paid them in cleaning her coconut farm. Gina striving herself to make her business successful for the future of her family and she plans to buy even a one hectare coconut farm with the help of Gata Daku.
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.