A loan of $250 helped to purchase products like sugar, coffee, soap, shampoo, and canned goods to sell in her store.


Arlene's story

Arlene, age 43, runs a general store business to earn an income. She has been engaged in her business for over six years and earns PhP 8,000 every month. She and her husband have two children and live in Tangub City, Misamis Occidental.

Arlene joined GDMPC in 2010 and has been a member in good standing ever since. She is requesting a loan in the amount of PhP 10,000, which she will use to purchase products like sugar, coffee, soap, shampoo, and canned goods to sell in her store.

She plans to use the additional revenue generated from this investment to improve and expand her business.



Loan details

Loan length:

4 months
Disbursed date: February 12, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

4 months
Disbursed date: February 12, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)