Marina is a 33-year-old woman and is married with two children. She lives in Tabid, Ozamiz City. She owns and operates her business raising pigs for sale to earn la living. She's been doing this business for two years in order to support her husband. She recently requested an amount of 6,000.00 PHP from GDMPC micro credit to purchase piglets to raise. She wants to renovate the livestock's shelter in order to expand her business in the near future.
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.