Strategic Partners

The following organizations enable VillageReach to carry out its mission:

Christensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness (COJK) PLLC » Davis Wright Tremaine LLP » Foundation for Community Development (FDC) » Getty Images, Inc. » Medicine for Malaria Venture » Ministry of Health » PATH » PATH's Children's Vaccine Program » Synergos » World Bank »



As an intellectual property law firm active in the Pacific Northwest since 1929, Christensen O’Connor Johnson Kindness is committed to providing pro bono legal representation and support of nonprofit organizations of all types and sizes. “COJK views these efforts as a small measure of payback to the tremendous community in which we live and practice.”Powered by Hackadelic Sliding Notes 1.6.5

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP is a 400+ lawyer firm founded in 1908. In addition to traditional litigation, employment and business departments, the firm has national industry practices that include media and entertainment, telecommunications, Internet and eCommerce, credit and finance, information technology and health care. DWT’s offices are located in Seattle and Bellevue, WA; Portland, OR; Anchorage, AK; Los Angeles and San Francisco, CA; Washington, D.C., New York City, and Shanghai, PRC.
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The FDC was founded in Mozambique by people who share a belief that community development efforts should be supported from within society. FDC’s focus is on strengthening self-reliance and increasing material and financial resources at the community level. They place a priority on projects like education, health, water and training, which develop human potential, generate income, and put in place critically needed infrastructure. The FDC is also an advocate for several issues including the Anti-Personnel Landmines Ban, Child Development and Micro-credit.Powered by Hackadelic Sliding Notes 1.6.5


Getty Images is the world’s leading creator and distributor of still imagery, footage and multi-media products, as well as a recognised provider of other forms of premium digital content, including music.
Getty Images serves business customers in more than 100 countries and is the first place creative and media professionals turn to discover purchase and manage imiages and other digital content, helping customers produce inspiring work which appears every day in the world’s most influential newspapers, magazines, advertising campaigns, films, television programs, books and websites.

Getty Images generously provides VillageReach with free office space and a supportive working environment for its staff.

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Medicines for Malaria Venture, a not-for-profit public-private partnership, was established as a foundation in Switzerland in 1999. It is dedicated to reducing the burden of malaria in disease-endemic countries by discovering, developing and facilitating delivery of new, effective and affordable antimalarial drugs.Powered by Hackadelic Sliding Notes 1.6.5

The Ministry of Health (MoH) of the country in which VillageReach operates acts as the primary partner. The MoH outsources logistics systems to VillageReach but remains responsible for procurement of supplies, building and staffing clinics and for a portion of the operating costs. This ensures local government long-term commitment to the program.Powered by Hackadelic Sliding Notes 1.6.5

PATH’s mission is to improve the health of people around the world by advancing technologies, strengthening systems, and encouraging healthy behaviors. The Organization’s areas of focus are children’s health and nutrition; HIV, AIDS, and tuberculosis; reproductive health; and vaccines and immunizations.Powered by Hackadelic Sliding Notes 1.6.5

PATH’s Children’s Vaccine Program works to ensure that all children receive the full benefits of new, lifesaving vaccines without undue delay. The Program initially is focusing on vaccines that protect children against respiratory, diarrheal, and liver disease. Global use of these vaccines will reduce childhood deaths by 33% and reduce liver cancer deaths by 75%.Powered by Hackadelic Sliding Notes 1.6.5

The Synergos Institute develops effective, sustainable and locally-rooted solutions to poverty. Synergos and its partners mobilize resources and bridge social and economic divides to reduce poverty and increase equity around the world.Powered by Hackadelic Sliding Notes 1.6.5

The World Bank Group’s mission is to fight poverty and improve the living standards of people in the developing world. It is a development Bank which provides loans, policy advice, technical assistance and knowledge sharing services to low and middle income countries to reduce poverty. The Bank promotes growth to create jobs and to empower poor people to take advantage of these opportunities.Powered by Hackadelic Sliding Notes 1.6.5