MyVillage: Home-Based Childcare For All

MyVillage: Home-Based Childcare For All

By
Russell Siegelman, Laura Hattendorf, Mitchel Scott
2020|Case No.E701| Length 14 pgs.

The case follows Erica Mackey, CEO of early childhood education impact venture MyVillage, as she determines the growth path of the company after a recent fundraise. Particular issues explored include tensions between growth and mission, defining and measuring impact, and navigating interrelated areas of impact outside the core focus of an impact venture.

Learning Objective

Students will discuss lessons in scaling an impact venture, and the tensions around growth trajectory such ventures may face. Class will focus on both the qualitative and quantitative results of strategic tradeoffs on the underlying economics of an impact venture.

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