Lessons Learned in Bolivia: A Social Business Case Study 2019
EIFODEC makes a profit to benefit sports, artistic activities, training and support activities to open the labour market for disabled youth, and disability inclusion in community development. Secondly, it creates job oppourtunities for girls, boys, women and men with disabilities. This business had the dual purpose of raising money for a non-profit and providing a workplace for youth with disabilities. Striving to achieve both goals at the same time was a challenge and while this pilot did achieve the social targets of ensuring employment for youth with disabilities, it did not reap the intended financial returns. Read more regarding the recommendations we did to turn this around.