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Advancing Worldwide

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

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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

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