John Michael is single with one child. He is 29 years old and lives in the Philippines.
To earn a living, John Michael operates a service-based business, providing transportation to local community members. He has been doing this for 3 years and every month he earn 10,000 PHP from his work. He has requested a loan of 50,000 PHP to repair his vehicle so he can avoid better service.
John Michael been a member of GDMPC since 2008. In the future, he hopes to help his child finish school, and to double the amount of income he is able to earn in 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.