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

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