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

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