Violeta, 62 years old, is a married entrepreneur of Maningcol, Ozamis City. She has four children, and she earns income from her transport service business. She began the business almost eight years ago, and she earn 10,000 a month. To improve her business, Violeta is borrowing the amount of 48,500 PHP from GDMPC microcredit, to obtain motorcycle accessories and tires. She joined GDMPC in 2008. Violeta hopes to expand her 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.