A loan of $450 helped to pay labor costs for land plowing.


Manuel's story

Manuel is 56 years old and married, residing in Tabuan, Tukuran, Zamboanga Del Sur, Philippines. Manuel plants, harvests and sells rice for a living and has been in this business for 15 years. Each month, he earns 10,000 PHP from this business. He requested a loan of 18,000 PHP to pay labor costs for land plowing. In 2010, Manuel joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve his business and living situation. In the future, Manuel wants to have a reserve fund for future emergencies and to purchase more farmland.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: Irregularly
Disbursed date: July 6, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: Irregularly
Disbursed date: July 6, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)