Eneria is from Litapan, Ozamiz City. She is 60 years old, married and has eight children. To make a living, Eneria raises bananas and coconuts for sale. Eneria has been engaged in her business for eight years and earns about 12,000 PHP a month from these activities.
In 2006, Eneria joined GDMPC. Eneria is requesting a loan of 30,000 PHP which will be used to purchase farm chemicals. 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.