Potential of social franchising

A new research paper ‘Realising the Potential of Social Replication’, commissioned by the Big Lottery Fund, attempts to determine the scale of Social Franchising replication efforts across the UK (spreading social enterprise business models). A survey and case studies were used to reveal insights (such as a 5 stage process of replication), barriers and the interventions needed.

Civil Society Media leads on the importance of grant funding, http://www.civilsociety.co.uk/fundraising/news/content/16141/, or see the full report (pdf, 1.62MB) via ICSF.