Arturo is from Gango, Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental. He is 42 years old. Arturo is married and has 4 children.
To make a living, Arturo owns and operates a business making and serving a variety of different snack items. Arturo been in business for 4 years and earns 20,000 PHP a month for these activities.
In 2009, Arturo joined GDMPC. Arturo is requesting a loan of 50,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase raw ingredients needed to make products for sale. He plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business 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.