We have an extensive record of delivering custom software development projects for non-profit sector organisations, such as public charities, social advocacy groups and foundations. We understand the unique requirements of this sector and this why many non-profits choose to partner with us, time and again.

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Software development partner for the non-profit sector

Ballard Chalmers is a proud software development partner to the non-profit sector, providing solutions to organisations such as BBC Media Action, Parkinson’s UK, Young Epilepsy, Royal National Lifeboat Institute (RNLI), Islamic Relief and Mencap.

For these clients we have developed software on-premises and in the cloud in .NET and Azure, SQL Server, SharePoint, BizTalk Server and Xamarin.

We offer non-profits services with the singular goal of providing you with technology better than your existing, allowing for greater efficiency and enabling you to concentrate on mission objectives.


Our experts can deliver fully customised Microsoft enterprise applications for your non-profit, adapting it to perform in line organisational objectives, for example for tailored donation portals, accounting integrations, specified intranets and database customisations to assist with prospect research.

Further we can integrate systems, modernise legacy applications, migrate you to the cloud and more. With our core services and expertise, we have great flexibility to work with you across any point of the development lifecycle.

Client stories


BBC Media Action

SharePoint Server

Customisation and implementation of SharePoint Server to enable secure collaboration between multiple parties


Parkinson's UK

PowerApps Application

A cost effective, simple to create, easy to implement and fit for purpose solution


Our services to non-profits are available at affordable prices. As a socially responsible organisation, Ballard Chalmers’ prices are scaled to your organisation’s ability to pay, helping to ensure that donations can be maximised towards your mission objectives.

Ballard Chalmers provide us with specialist development, advice and support… We find everyone at Ballard Chalmers very personable, professional and highly skilled. Their work with us has had a good balance of corporate professionalism and personal engagement. We have appreciated their sympathy to our work in the ‘not for profit’ sector.


Head of IT Services, Young Epilepsy

Why Ballard Chalmers

Heritage:We were established in 2005, though our heritage is much longer. We have over 30 years’ experience delivering software development to non-profits.

Expertise:As software engineers we are technical problem solvers. This is what we do.

Microsoft Gold Partners:Only the top 5% of Microsoft Partners have attained Microsoft competencies and Gold demonstrates best-in-class capability. We have met extensive technology requirements and demonstrated expertise through rigorous exams.

Trust:We are already the trusted development partners to many in the non-profit sector and have over a 90% client retention rate.

Meet The Team

With well-seasoned experts at the helm, Ballard Chalmers are the experts you can rely on for your custom software development. Learn more about our team here, or call 01342 410223 to talk to us. 

Meet The Team


We offer a breadth of services and custom software solutions. Learn more about the services we can deliver to help you achieve your business objectives.


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