Every Mother Counts’ mission is to make pregnancy and childbirth safe, respectful and equitable for every mother, everywhere. Founded in 2010 by Christy Turlington Burns, EMC educates the public about maternal health and invests in community-led programs to improve access to essential maternity care. EMC engages communities, thought leaders, and partners in efforts to affect maternal health care practices and policies at a systemic level. To date, EMC has invested more than $21 million globally across 13 countries and has directly impacted more than one million lives. To learn more about this extraordinary organization, visit everymothercounts.org.