Rosefely is from Sto. Niño, Tukuran, Zamboanga del Sur. She is 65 years old, is widowed and has one child. To make a living, Rosefely has operated a tailoring business for 23 years and earns 2,000 PHP a month from these activities.
In 2009, Rosefely joined GDMPC. Rosefely is requesting a loan of 2,800 PHP which will be used to purchase additional fabrics and materials. She plans to use the additional revenue generated to improve/expand her 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.