Case | HBS Case Collection | March 2006 (Revised November 2007)

Manchester Bidwell Corporation (A)

by James L. Heskett


The head of Manchester Bidwell Corp. ponders what it will take to replicate its social services in 100 cities across North America and internationally--an effort that ultimately would cost several hundred million dollars.

Keywords: Cost vs Benefits; Social Entrepreneurship; Leadership Style; Growth Management; Welfare or Wellbeing; North and Central America;


Heskett, James L. "Manchester Bidwell Corporation (A)." Harvard Business School Case 806-111, March 2006. (Revised November 2007.)