Imelda is from Ozamiz City. She is 44 years old. Imelda is married and has two children.
To make a living, she manage a business planting and harvesting coconuts for sale. She has been in her business for five years and earns 5,000 PHP a month for these activities.
In 2008, Imelda joined GDMPC. Imelda is requesting a loan of 13,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase additional seeds, seedlings and young crops to raise. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the loan to improve the general living conditions of her 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.