A loan of $425 helped to purchase fishing equipment including hooks and nets.


Joemar's story

Joemar, is single with one child. He is 26 years old, and lives at Taguitic, Kapatagan, Lanao del Norte: Philippines. To earn a living, Joemar operates a business selling seafood products including crabs, fish and shrimp in the local community. He has been in the business for two years. Each month, he earns PHP 5,000 doing this type of business.

Joemar requested a loan of PHP 18,000 to purchase fishing equipment including hooks and nets. In 2010, Joemar joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve his business and living situation. In the future, Joemar wants to save to have a reserve for future emergencies.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: December 26, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: December 26, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)