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

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