Ian is married with one child. He is 26 years old and lives in the Philippines.
To earn a living, Ian runs a business, providing transport services to the local community. He has been doing this for three years, and makes PHP 9,248 monthly from his business. He has asked for a loan of PHP 10,000 in order to repair a vehicle he owns so that it can give a better service.
Ian has been a member of GDMPC for two years. Ian hopes that he will be able to improve the general living conditions of his family.
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.