We were invited to join a meet-up and a special salu-salo (get together ) at Serye restaurant at the Quezon Memorial Circle . The pre-Chinese New Year meet-up was organized by Ms. Aida Gonzales and the Kapandesal Multipurpose Cooperative board members .
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Kapandesal Multipurpose Cooperative (KMPC) a.k.a. Kapandesal Coop was founded last November 2013 by Mel Tadeo and Mary Ann Gonzales altogether with the 25 employees of Quick and Fast International Logistics Inc. After a year of catering savings and loans to its members, the cooperative made a major breakthrough by owning its current businesses. Along with its lifeblood motto of “Pray. Work. Serve.”
Kapandesal Multi-purpose comparative started late 2013 as a small cooperative from just a few members . Now the cooperative had entered into business ventures ranging from farm, restaurant, logistics, retail, travel; construction among others .
Kapandesal Forum is set to open two new coffee and restaurant located along J.P .Laurel corner Atienza street near Malacañang Palace in Manila and at Bonifacio Global City , Taguig . Also the opening of cooperative like Blugre Cafe which originated from Davao.
How to Become a Member
Try to visit any of their offices located in Metro Manila and in the provinces . What is nice about this cooperative venture is that you can start the initiatives for as low as Php 1,000 peso per member.
New members are given orientation and the cooperative also offer regular savings for just Php 1,500 minimum that earns 3% interest per annum and withdraw-able anytime. And time deposit .
That is your money grow with in the span of 90 days to 2 years with best interest rates. So you have a lot of options plus they train you to network and support each other to make you business grow.
bloggers, media meet-up at Serye restaurant
Kapandesal Multi-Purpose Cooperative is also forming a new business model for online media bloggers and traditional media from radio, newspapers and television broadcasters in which according to one of the program emcees , should also start to have some sort of income opportunities.
Mr. Peter and Lea Ungson with Kapandesal chairman Mel went to Nueva Ecija to meet fellow farmers and indigenous people of the area.
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GLOBE: +63 (915) 940-9742
Tel. / Fax: +63 (2) 230-4410