Del Monte Employees Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Cooperative (DEARBC) was  organized on December 1, 1988 thru R.A. 6657 known as Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law (CARL) , the beneficiaries of which are regular employees of Del Monte Philippines, Inc.

DEARBC acquired more than 8,000 hectares government (NDC) lands thru a Loan with Land Bank of the Philippines, with an interest rate of 6% and payable in 30 years.

The Certificate of Land Ownership Awards (CLOA) was handed to DEARBC by no less than the late President Corazon C. Aquino on December 12, 1988.

Social Responsibilities

Local Governance Participation

Municipal Coop Development Council
Small & Medium Enterprise Council
Peace & Order Council

Big Brother Program

Humanitarian Assistance
–Outreach Program
-Calamity Assistance to the Community
Investor to Various Cooperatives

Environmental Protection

More than 300 has. Of various tree species planted along non-arable lands (Mangium, Bagrass, Narra, Mahogany, bamboos, etc.)
Assisted “Linis Kuweba” activities at Sumalsag Cave

Sectoral Concerns

Youth - Scholarship ProgramHigh School & CollegeIP Beneficiary  Program
Spouses and DependentsConducted Seminar on livelihood projects
Livelihood Training Series on Cable TV  with more than 100 sessions


Coop Type           :   Agrarian Reform Cooperative

Closed – type
Owner of more than 8,000 Has. Collective Land Ownership
Year Organized   : 1988
CDA Registered  : April 1991
Membership        : 9,085 Members


Bukidnon Union of Cooperatives
Regional Cooperative Union
Cooperative Union of the Philippines
Philippine Federation of Women in Coops
Cooperative Insurance System of the Phils.
Philippine Assurance Cooperative
Centralized Coop Financial System

Member's Benefits

Member’s Share in  Net Surplus
CATV Patronage Refund
Discounted Rates on CATV Subscription
CATV payments thru Member’s Share in Net Surplus
Mortuary Aid – Ps. 90,850.00 Member
Mortuary Aid – PS 45,425.00 Spouses/Dependents
Scholarship grant to members’ dependents