Authors: Austin, James E.; Ogliastri, Enrique
Source: Harvard Business School Publishing
Company Name: Corposol
Number of pages: 20
Traces the evolution of Corposol, a nongovernmental organization dedicated primarily to lending to low-income microentrepreneurs. Its growth has made it the largest microenterprise lender in Colombia. It also diversified into other services for its clients and created for-profit and not-for-profit subsidiaries. These actions create new challenges and strategic issues for management. Teaching Purpose: To analyze the concept and complexities of social entrepreneurship and social enterprise.