Manolo, 25, is single and from Maningcol, Ozamis City. He offers a private transport service business. It has operated for almost three years now, and he earns PHP 8,500 a month.
To improve business, he is borrowing the amount of PHP 20,000 from GDMPC Microcredit to buy accessories and tires. He joined GDMPC Microcredit in 2010.
He’s hopeful of the possibility of expanding his business before long.
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.