This collective approach is based, on the one hand, on the financial contributions of the Standing Support Committee. On the other hand, it relies on a delegation-based operating method, which involves the local participation of civil society organizations.
Many businesses and institutional operators expressed interest in being actively involved in Morocco's social development. This led to the establishment of the Standing Support Committee, which is comprised of representatives of more than 80 businesses, institutional operators and foundations. Donors contribute to a steady financial base, while partners contribute to the implementation of certain projects.
Foundations and Associations
The Foundation's partnership approach also includes the delivery of turnkey projects. These tailor-made projects follow one of two principles:
Project partners are also involved in the management of the Foundation's projects. In keeping with the same rationale used with its associative partners, the Foundation entrusts the management of certain social projects to ministries and public or semi-public institutions (in particular health centers, training centers and educational institutions). Once the projects have reached maturity, they are transferred to relevant partners.
The Foundation's partnership approach also includes the delivery of turnkey projects in two specifics cases: cooperation between the Foundation and a patron, and the direct contribution of an institutional partner.
Since its creation, the Foundation has been keenly interested in working with civil society organizations. As privileged partners, these organizations are essential relays, which conduct most of the work on the ground and report on actual needs. While the Foundation is in charge of project design and development, local management is entrusted to competent local organizations. Project sustainability is safeguarded thanks to the involvement of the above actors and of citizens and beneficiaries.
The Foundation has set up a support system dedicated to social actors to ensure optimal transfer of project management. Two forms of support are available: