Advancing Social Change, Health, Education, Climate Solutions, Research, Agriculture & Science Worldwide

Advancing Worldwide

Burness is a global team of communications experts supporting nonprofits and the people they serve.

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Whether from our Nairobi or Bethesda offices, we’re committed to supporting the changemakers of the world, and that starts within our own walls. All Burnessers are valued and respected for their particular talents and contributions, welcomed into the process of company decision-making and supported in their personal and professional dreams.

Our Clients

Access To Nutrition Index
Commonwealth Fund
American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR)
International Association for the Study of Pain
Greenwall Foundation
Aspen Institute College Excellence Program
Gene Editing Institute
Physical Activity Research Center
Rights and Resources Initiative
Childhood Obesity Intervention Cost-Effectiveness Study (CHOICES)
Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation
Segal Family Foundation
Partners in Health
ChangeLab Solutions
Afterschool Alliance
Kansas Reading Roadmap
International Partnership for Microbicides
Aurum Institute
Christiana Care Health System
Alexander Soros Foundation
University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Wilder Research
American Association for the Advancement of Science
International Livestock Research Institute
Missouri AfterSchool Network
Ford Foundation
Vital Strategies
The Women In Military Service For America Memorial
Josiah Macy Foundation
Bloomberg Philanthropies
American Cancer Society
University of Global Health Equity (UGHE)
Center for Sharing Public Health Services
Aspen Institute's New Voices Fellowship
University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health
Mayday Fund
Lieber Institute for Brain Development
Institute for Transportation & Development Policy
African Agriculture Technology Foundation (AATF)
American Heart Association
European Forest Institute
Greater Washington Community Foundation
Global Health Technologies Coalition (GHTC)
American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Northern Virginia Health Foundation
Vital Healthcare Capital
Women's Fund of East Tennessee
Cadasta Foundation
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH)
NYU School of Medicine
Community Catalyst
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Project ECHO
National Opinion Research Center (NORC)
Helmsley Charitable Trust
George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication
Milbank Memorial Fund
Duke University
Adult Vaccine Access Coalition
Village Enterprise
Institute for Clinical and Economic Review
International Women's Health Coalition
Climate and Land Use Alliance
Clinical Research Forum
Crop Trust