Armando lives in Macabayao, Jimenez, Misamis Occidental. He is single and 28 years of age. He has earned his living by providing transportation services for five years. Armando earns a monthly income of 7,000 PHP through this business. Without hesitation, he is borrowing 10,000 PHP from GDMPC microcredit to repair the transport vehicle used in his business. He joined GDMPC in 2011. His plan in the future is to hopefully improve his 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.