Partners

The strength of the Nothing But Nets campaign lies in its diverse set of partners, which brings together multimedia organizations, professional sports leagues, faith-based and civil society organizations, corporations, and foundations. These partners are key to the success of the campaign, for it is through partnerships that Nothing But Nets has been able to raise millions of dollars to send nets and save lives!

Nothing But Nets also receives support from funding partners who are critically important to the campaign. Alongside the UN Foundation investment, these funding partners enable us to continue our life-saving work and expand our reach, and ensure that every $10 donation goes directly to the purchase, distribution, and education on the proper use of a bed net.


Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Guided by the belief that every life has equal value, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation works to help all people lead healthy, productive lives. In developing countries, it focuses on improving people’s health and giving them the chance to lift themselves out of hunger and extreme poverty. In the United States, it seeks to ensure that all people -- especially those with the fewest resources -- have access to the opportunities they need to succeed in school and life. Based in Seattle, Washington, the foundation is led by CEO Jeff Raikes and Co-chair William H. Gates Sr., under the direction of Bill and Melinda Gates and Warren Buffett.


Boy Scouts of America

This summer, the Boy Scouts of America began the celebration of their 100th Anniversary and launched a partnership with Nothing But Nets, through which Scouts from around the country will work within their communities to raise awareness about malaria, a leading killer in Africa, over the next year.


ExxonMobil

As a major investor in Africa, ExxonMobil witnesses first-hand the health and economic impacts of malaria on our workforce, their families and the communities where we operate. In 2000, ExxonMobil Foundation launched its Africa Health Initiative to support disease prevention, control and treatment programs mainly focused on malaria.


International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, providing assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions. The IFRC vision is to inspire, encourage, facilitate and promote at all times all forms of humanitarian activities by National Societies, with a view to preventing and alleviating human suffering, and thereby contributing to the maintenance and promotion of human dignity and peace in the world.



Junior Chamber International (JCI)

JCI is a worldwide network of nearly a quarter of a million members – young leaders in their 20s and 30s – in over one hundred  countries and territories. Through various local, national and international projects and events, JCI members meet, learn and grow. JCI also has millions of alumni, many of whom provide support to active members.

To learn more about JCI, visit http://www.jci.cc/en.


Lutheran Malaria Initiative

The Lutheran Malaria Initiative (LMI) is an unprecedented and historic partnership of Lutheran World Relief and The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. LMI's goal is to mobilize U.S. Lutherans to raise awareness of malaria and its daily impact on the lives of people in Africa and to raise $45 million in the global effort to help end malaria deaths in Africa by 2015. LMI is made possible through support from the United Nations Foundation. Building on the success and strength of networks already in place, the mission in Africa is straightforward: to teach people to recognize the symptoms of malaria, promote prevention and provide treatment and prevention resources.


Malaria No More

Malaria No More is an inclusive, grassroots movement to control malaria, a preventable and treatable disease that kills 600,000 people annually, especially in Africa, where one child dies from malaria every 60 seconds. Leading non-governmental organizations created Malaria No More in 2006 to give individuals and private and non-profit organizations the opportunity to support a comprehensive approach in the fight against malaria, and to help coordinate those efforts with governments, and the multilateral and international organizations at the forefront of this fight.


Mark J. Gordon Foundation

Mark Gordon believes that every human life has value and by empowering those less fortunate we can begin to shape a true global community. The Mark J. Gordon Foundation seeks to leverage socially responsible partnerships with the goal of increasing child survival, reducing and eventually ending extreme poverty, and bringing opportunity to the disadvantaged, while strengthening the bond of families.


MLS WORKS

MLS WORKS is Major League Soccer's community outreach initiative dedicated to addressing important social issues and serves as a platform for League and club philanthropic programs. MLS WORKS seeks to establish Major League Soccer as a leader for improving the lives of people through sport.


Murphy's Mosquito Sticks

Murphy’s Mosquito Sticks are an All-Natural Mosquito Repellent Incense Stick made from a unique fusion of sustainable bamboo with a high concentration of three repellant oils: Citronella, Lemongrass and Rosemary.  While many insect repellent products include just one type of repellent oil, Murphy’s Mosquito Sticks use all three to increase the spectrum of coverage while maintaining an appealing scent. Murphy’s Mosquito Sticks are DEET free and made from all natural plant-based ingredients.


NBA Cares

NBA Cares is the league's social responsibility program that builds on the NBA's long tradition of addressing important social issues in the United States and around the world. Since its 2005 launch, the league and teams have raised more than $220 million for charity, donated more than 2.5 million hours of hands-on volunteer service to communities around the world, and built more than 810 places where kids and families can live, learn and play.


Nets Go!

Nets Go! is an initiative of the United Nations Foundation, building off the successful Nothing But Nets campaign which was created by the United Nations Foundation in 2006. Nets Go! seeks to engage Koreans in the global effort to end malaria deaths in Africa, a UN goal set by Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in 2008. Nets Go! launched in Korea in late 2010 and has sent hundreds of thousands of lifesaving bed nets to families in Sub-Saharan Africa since then.


Orkin

Orkin is committed to helping protect public health in our own backyards and around the world. That's why Orkin offers targeted pest-control programs for disease-carrying pests like mosquitoes. Through its Fight the Bite campaign, Orkin and its sister pest control companies will donate funds for one mosquito net to Nothing But Nets™ for every mosquito service purchased this year. Orkin plans to raise $225,000 in 2010 through mosquito service sales, employee contributions and consumer contributions. To learn more about the campaign and how you can help, please visit Fight the Bite.


Population Services International (PSI)

Population Services International (PSI) is a leading global health organization with programs targeting malaria, child survival, HIV and reproductive health. Working in partnership within the public and private sectors, and harnessing the power of the markets, PSI provides life-saving products, clinical services and behavior change communications that empower the world's most vulnerable populations to lead healthier lives.


Roll Back Malaria

The UN Foundation’s Nothing But Nets campaign collaborates closely with the Roll Back Malaria partnership (RBM). RBM was launched in 1998 by the World Health Organization, UNICEF, the United Nations Development Programme, and the World Bank to help coordinate a global approach to fighting malaria. Nothing But Nets works closely with our partners at RBM to drastically reduce malaria deaths in support of the Millennium Development Goals.


Rotarians' Action Group on Malaria (RAM)

RAM is a voluntary organization of Rotary Clubs and Districts to work on malaria control. RAM aims to achieve worldwide control of malaria through increasing availability of bed nets, making education available on causes, symptoms, treatments, and preventions of malaria, connecting people with a focus on linking potential donors to projects, and encouraging discussions on malaria control.


Sumitomo Chemical

Sumitomo Chemical is partnering with the United Nations Foundation’s Nothing But Nets campaign in The Million Nets Pledge to provide live-saving long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) to refugees and internally displaced persons across Africa where 90% of malaria deaths occur.


The MENTOR Initiative

The MENTOR Initiative was established in 2002 as a purpose-built organization designed to strengthen the capacity of emergency focused agencies and national partners to implement more effective and coordinated action to reduce malaria related morbidity and mortality. The MENTOR Initiative is a charitable “Not for Profit” organization and works in collaboration with the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) secretariat, UNHCR, UNICEF, ICRC, IFRC, INGOs, FBOs, Ministries of Health (MoH) national malaria control programs (NMCP), as well as with a network of academic and commercial partners in countries experiencing humanitarian crises.



The Nederlander Organization & Disney's The Lion King

Over 10 million people have experienced the wonder and majesty of the East African Savannah by attending Disney’s The Lion King on Broadway now playing at the Minskoff Theatre, one of nine New York theatres owned by Nederlander. Since 1996, Nederlander and Disney Theatrical Productions have worked together to present Broadway theatergoers with the best in live entertainment including Disney’s Beauty and The Beast, Aida, Tarzan and The Little Mermaid. As part of the Nederlander's 100th anniversary corporate social responsibility initiative, these two Broadway leaders shined the spotlight on the United Nation Foundation’s Nothing But Nets campaign to end Malaria in Africa -- a leading cause of death among children on the continent.


The Union for Reform Judaism's Religious Action Center

The Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) is a dynamic network of congregations, lay leaders, clergy and professionals across North America. Our progressive, inclusive approach unites thousands of years of Jewish tradition and values with modern Jewish experience to strengthen Judaism today and for future generations. Through programs, information and networking opportunities provided by the URJ, our nearly 900 member congregations enhance their capacity to build and expand community, deepen Jewish learning, energize worship, pursue social justice and develop inspired leadership.


The United Methodist Church

As a founding partner of Nothing But Nets The United Methodist Church have been fighting to end malaria since 2006.  For 7 years, The United Methodist Church have built this grassroots movement to end malaria, resulting in millions of bed nets sent to families in need in sub-Saharan Africa. Together we have made amazing progress against the disease, but malaria still kills a child every 60 seconds. Just $10 buys a bed net, distributes it to a family and provides education on how to use it.


UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR)

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly. The agency is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. Its primary purpose is to safeguard the rights and well-being of refugees. It strives to ensure that everyone can exercise the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge in another State, with the option to return home voluntarily, integrate locally or to resettle in a third country. It also has a mandate to help stateless people.


UNICEF

UNICEF is the driving force that helps build a world where the rights of every child are realized. It has the global authority to influence decision-makers, and the variety of partners at grassroots level to turn the most innovative ideas into reality.  This makes it unique among world organizations, and unique among those working with the young.


Usher's New Look Foundation

Since 2009, Usher’s New Look Foundation’s partnership with Nothing But Nets has raised awareness through more than 30 million media impressions and has stimulated 130 youth projects to prevent malaria through New Look’s Powered By Service initiative. Launched at the Clinton Global Initiative in September 2009, Powered By Service is an idea that helps people come together across boundaries, cultures and ideologies to understand that the solution to every local or global issue, such as malaria, can be Powered By Service.


World Health Organization (WHO)

The UN's World Health Organization (WHO) is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, providing technical support to countries and monitoring health trends.


Diego Gutierrez"When I learned that malaria is deadly but preventable, I had to act."

Diego Gutierrez
Former MLS player, TV Analyst and Executive

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