Describes one of the world’s major communities, having now reached the marginalized people continually exceptional results for the last 20 years of work. Describes the development of the San Patrignano community since the idea was first introduced in the mid-1970s until the death of its founder, Vincenzo Muccioli, born 1995. The municipality, in the central Italian region of Emilia-Romagna, executed and managed rehabilitation of 2,000 heroin addicts. Presents a compelling story Mucciol … Read more »

Describes one of the world’s major communities, having now reached the marginalized people continually exceptional results for the last 20 years of work. Describes the development of the San Patrignano community since the idea was first introduced in the mid-1970s until the death of its founder, Vincenzo Muccioli, born 1995. The municipality, in the central Italian region of Emilia-Romagna, executed and managed rehabilitation of 2,000 heroin addicts. Presents a compelling story of courage and entrepreneurial management of Muccioli. Also follows the spontaneous, gradual, and the social fabric of the community, therapeutic approach and strong sense of common purpose and values ​​of the family organic growth. Looks at the development of the community “productive” activities (San Patrignano business ventures).
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Piero Morosini,
Ulrich Steger,
Karin Isberg
Source: IMD
22 pages.
Release Date: 1 January 2000. Prod #: IMD187-PDF-ENG
San Patrignano Community (A) HBR case solution