Genere is married and has three children. She is 37 years old and lives in San Roque, Rizal, Zamboanga del Norte: Philippines.
Genere has owned and operated a gardening business for 3 years, planting a variety of vegetables to earn a living. She earns PHP 2,000 monthly from her business.
Genere has requested a loan of PHP 7,000 to purchase additional seeds, seedlings and young crops to raise. She has been a member of GDMPC for almost a year. In the future, Genere wants to make improvements to her house and to see her children complete their studies.
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.