Procora is 45 years old and widowed with three children. She lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. For over six years, Procora has owned and operated a fishing and fish-vending business. She earns 15,000 PHP every month and joined GDMPC in 2010.
Procora is requesting a 17,000 PHP loan to purchase fishing materials, such as nets and hooks. She hopes and dreams of having a better future and improving her living situation and 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.