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

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