The Dutch social enterprise Stichting Present believes in local autonomy and empowerment. It has small national headquarters but 70 larger local franchises. However, many local Presents are struggling with fundraising. The headquarters doubt whether they should intervene.

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Keywords Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Ethics And Social Responsibility, Nonprofit, Non-profit organization, NGO, Social enterprises, Social entrepreneurship, Franchising, Social franchising, Social impact, Social movement, Upscaling, Business models, Sustainable business models, Sustainable funding, Network model, Volunteering
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Series RSM Case Development Centre
Note based on field research; 6 pages
ter Meer, J, & Meijs, L.C.P.M. (2016). STICHTING PRESENT: SOCIAL IMPACT THROUGH LOCAL EMPOWERMENT. RSM Case Development Centre. Retrieved from

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