Maria is married with 4 children. Maria is 40 years of age and she lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental.
Maria owns and manages a shop to earn a living and has had this business for 25 years. Each month she earns 20,000 PHP doing this type of work. She has requested a loan of 26,385 PHP to purchase additional materials for her shop.
Maria has been a member of GDMPC for 4 years. In the future, Maria hopes to build another shop.
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.