Liberito is 45 years old and married with five children. He lives in Kapatagan, Lanao Del Norte. He owns and operates a business of harvesting & selling farm-raised fish in the local community. He's been with his business over 10 years and earns about 2,000 PHP each month. He joined GDMPC in 2008, and now he is requesting a loan of 7,000 PHP to purchase fishing equipment including hooks & nets. He wants to have a better future for his children.
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.