Rosalie, 37, is married and lives in Migcanaway, Tangub City. She has one child. She owns a sari-sari store as a source of income. She's been in business for 10 years already and earns 5,000 PHP a month from her sari-sari store. She joined GDMPC in 2010. Rosalie asked for a loan amount of 27,000.00 PHP, which she will use to invest in expanding her business. She plans to improve/expand her business with the profits she generates.
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.