Felina is from Nailon, Tudela. She is 64 years old. Felina is married and has five children. To make a living, Felina has owned and operated a general store business for four years and earns 10,000 PHP a month for these activities. In 2004, Felina joined GDMPC. Felina is requesting a loan of 10,500 PHP, which will be used to purchase additional products like canned goods, noodles, sugar and coffee. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business 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.