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

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