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Social Responsibility

Ballard Chalmers holds corporate social responsibility as a mainstay of our business culture, considering and valuing a conscious view of our contribution to society.

Microsoft’s mission is to enable people and businesses throughout the world to realize their full potential. As a Microsoft Partner, we share this mission and aim to make technology a platform for good. Whether we are helping one of our non-profit clients, or just helping to make a business more effective or productive, we believe technology can contribute to making a better society. In fact, we will turn down work for companies that seem to be doing the opposite.

Thank you for your support this year. Your donations have funded our first National Coordinator and we have seen a lot of expansion from this. We couldn’t do it without you.

Director – Youth for Human Rights Guatemala

Ballard Chalmers, this is all because of you. Your gift will help install more taps like this one, and create more moments of happiness for communities around the world.

 – WaterAid

Thank you so much for your donation to Shooting Star Children’s Hospices. Your generocity is vital in keeping our service running.

 – Shooting Star Children’s Hospices

They were very responsive and got back to us quickly if we had any questions. While some firms would spread two days of work out to four or five, Ballard Chalmers understood that was unnecessary and expensive. They were pragmatic and focused on getting the job done.

Manager – Charity

I enjoy working at BC for the flexibility it gives me to balance my job and my charitable work. I am allowed to self-manage and given the responsibility of getting my job done.

Marketing Coordinator – Ballard Chalmers

Your contribution helps provide worldwide assistance to prostate cancer and men’s mental health on behalf of the Movember Foundation. The contribution you have made will help benefit men all over the world! Thank you once again for your kind donation, your support is greatly appreciated!

 – The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

Their work with us has had a good balance of corporate professionalism and personal engagement. We have appreciated their sympathy for our work in the ‘not for profit’ sector.

IT Manager – Young Epilepsy

I was also impressed with their can-do attitude, and how they approached the challenge of making the project work within a non-profit budget.

IT Manager – Children’s non-profit

A company is only as good as its team members, and we aim to create an environment that is diverse, inclusive and enjoyable for everyone who works here.

Whether it is providing flexible schedules for those that need it or helping our members grow professionally, such as the bonuses we give for training, we hope that Ballard Chalmers creates an environment where each member can feel fulfilled and create a good work-life balance.

Social Responsibility - Reaffirm Our Microsoft Partner Pledge For Diversity & Inclusion, And Sustainability

CHARITABLE WORK

Our Co-Founder and Managing Director, Andrew Chalmers has a history in charitable work, from working with teachers in the Gambia to being a Trustee of a local school.

For the last ten years, Andrew has been an Ambassador for Youth for Human Rights, an international foundation working on educating youth on their human rights. He has helped to establish new programs, and directly supports the foundations in Nepal and India.

Ballard Chalmers is the proud sponsor of Youth for Human Rights Guatemala and Youth for Human Rights Nepal. Providing the much-needed funding that enables these foundations to do their valuable work.

Social Responsibility

Youth for Human Rights Nepal

Youth for Human Rights Nepal was founded in 2010. The largest project to date was a nationwide programme educating over 40,000 paramilitary police officers and cadets.

Youth for Human Rights Guatemala

Youth for Human Rights Guatemala was founded in 2017. The largest project to date was a nationwide programme with the civil police, with over 3,000 agents educated.

We also like to support the charitable work of our team and clients. From donating money, the BC team being involved in activities to sharing fundraising events with our community. Take a look at some of the causes we support.

The Environment

Taking care of the environment is a social responsibility topic no one can ignore. The good news is that digital transformation and moving to the cloud supports this process, reducing carbon footprint and waste. Here at Ballard Chalmers, we practice what we preach – we are fully in the cloud.

We have always been flexible with our team having work from home opportunities, cutting out the commute being a big environmental impact per individual. Now with the shift to remote work, we are making this our normal. After all, it is good for the environment and a time-saving benefit for our team.

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