Nara is married with 5 kids. She is 47 years old and lives in Palilan, Jimenez, Misamis Occidental. Nara is a farmer and manages a gardening business to earn a living. She has been doing this for 3 years and every month she earns 3,500 PHP from this work. She has requested a loan of 5,000 PHP to purchase additional seeds, seedlings and young crops to raise. Nara been a member of GDMPC since 2011. In the future, Nara hopes 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.