Rosario is from Maloro, a part of Tangub City in Misamis Occidental Province. She is 64 years old and married with one child. For the past thirty years Rosario has owned and operated a pedicab service, presently earning 6,000 PHP a month.
In 2009, Rosario joined GDMPC. She is requesting a loan of 20,000 PHP to be used to repair and maintain her pedicab. By doing so, she hopes to improve her business.
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.