Who We Are

Chemists Without Borders is a public benefit, non-profit international humanitarian organization designed to alleviate human suffering through the use of proven chemical technologies and related skills. Our primary goals include, but are not limited to, offering expertise, knowledge, and solutions by mobilizing our global chemists to:

  • Develop self-reliance models.
  • Provide expertise and resources of chemists as needed and requested by NGOs.
  • Organize around sharable processes and activities.
  • Partner through social entrepreneurs and humanitarian organizations.
  • Engage in Centers of Excellence: water analysis and purification, climate, quality medicines, science information & education.
  • Education for LIFE!!!!

Why Chemists?

  • Understand the science behind the needs.
  • Promote science-based solutions.
  • Add informed voices to help prevent future humanitarian crises.

Our People

Our goals for every living being include

Our Vision

We envision a global support network of volunteers providing mentoring, information and advice to ensure every person, everywhere, has affordable, consistent and persistent access to:


Chemists Without Borders is an equal opportunity 501(c)(3) organization.

Chemists Without Borders is not in any way affiliated with Doctors Without Borders. Doctors Without Borders is a registered trademark of Bureau International de Médecins Sans Frontières.

Our Sponsors and Partners

The power is in the network. The greatest things can only be achieved when joining forces with inspired individuals and organizations. Together we can brainstorm, innovate, design solutions and execute them!

Existing Partners & Collaborators:

     Approved and Supported Technologies | Center for Learning, Experimentation, Application, and ...

Chemists Without Borders invites you to leverage our global membership and increase the resources to your organization or institution. If your goals align with ours and you would like to collaborate with us, contact us.

Other Locations


123, Dev Plaza, 34th Street, New Delhi, 110011, India


16 Munique Rd, Birdsville QLD 4482, Australia


5th Floor, St Adams Towers, P. O. Box 1234, Nairobi, Kenya

United States

123 S Westmore Rd, Lombard, IL 60148, United States

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