Uldarico is from Balide Aurora, Zamboanga Del Sur. He is 47 years old. Uldarico is married and has four school-aged children.
To make a living, Uldarico owns and operates a business venture serving a variety of meals to customers in the local community. Uldarico has been in his business for over four years and earns approximately 12,100 PHP a month for these activities.
In 2008, Uldarico joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve his business and living situation. Uldarico is requesting a loan of 15,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase food ingredients to expand his product offerings. He plans to use the additional revenue generated from the loan 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.