emBOLDen Alliances

A nonprofit organization

emBOLDen locally-led solutions through globally proven expertise.

The mission of emBOLDen Alliances is to emBOLDen locally-led solutions that strengthen vulnerable communities.


Community Partnerships:

"After working with eA, we are STRONGER as an organization & we serve our beneficiaries BETTER…"


"Last night, I left class feeling as though I had finally found where Global Health, Systems Management, & Policy intersect.
I want to thank you for giving me the opportunity to finally find where I belong in the Public Health community."

Nepal Humanitarian Response:

"[We are] personally proud & thankful to eA for successfully leading us during the Post-Earthquake First Aid Training Program & encouraging us to carry out the program in the long run with a better & sustainable approach on our own lead.
Truly, the value that eA carries on assisting partner organizations like ours to achieve their local mission is highly praiseworthy."

For more, please visit: http://www.emboldenalliances.org/our-work/testimonials/


Our mission is to emBOLDen locally-led solutions that strengthen vulnerable communities.

Background Statement

Founded in 2014, emBOLDen Alliances (eA) is leading transformation in Global Health and Humanitarian Assistance.

We've partnered with >90 locally-led entities, positively impacting >1,000,000 community members!

Our impact is our partners being equipped to:

--Actualize their communities' visions for betterment,

--Be self-reliant,

--Maximize resources,

--Measure impact, and

--Demonstrate accountability.

We improve health, dignity, and opportunity in community-led development and humanitarian response.

Our vision is that locally-led solutions are optimized for community self-determination, impact, and resilience.


--We listen and meet you where you are; your context and challenges are unique.

--We deliver individualized guidance to help you achieve your goals.

--We assist you with hands-on support to ensure successful implementation.

--We prepare and emBOLDen your team to be self-sufficient, and for your impact to be sustainable.

We have won six global innovation awards to date, including being among the Finalists for the Top 100 Innovators at the 2016 World Humanitarian Summit.

Founding Director, Dr. Neena Jain, has worked in Global Health and Humanitarian Assistance hands-on with vulnerable communities for more than three decades. During this time, she contributed to a wide variety of critical contexts in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, as Program Manager, Country Medical Director, Health Sector Lead, and Technical Advisor with international non-governmental organizations, large and small, and with the World Health Organization. Drawing on valuable lessons learned, skills, expertise, and experiences, she formed emBOLDen Alliances to maximize communities' own resources, achieve their visions of better, and create impact.

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emBOLDen Alliances

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International, Foreign Affairs & National Security


601 16th Street Suite C-113
Golden, CO 80401

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Jefferson County, CO, US



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