Pecan is a Christian charity based in Peckham, south east London. Our services are designed to help build a stronger community. We never stop believing that with the right support, people can unlock their potential.

Upcoming events

  • 2nd June 2015, 11:00 am: HOurBank Coffee Morning
  • 3rd June 2015, 11:00 am: HOurBank Walk
  • 10th June 2015, 11:00 am: HOurBank Walk

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Supporting people to find the skills and confidence to gain good employment and training opportunities.



Practical social action that changes lives and promotes well-being.



Working alongside people to help them take control and make sustainable life choices.

  • Moving on. Helping women resettle in the community after prison.

I needed someone to guide and encourage me, to build my confidence.

Pecan in numbers

  • 84 church members trained to deliver Ignition courses
  • 1,307 hours given through HOurBank last year
  • 2,307 people advised by employment support
  • 327 training sessions delivered in 2014

Real life stories

Latest News

Sad News at Pecan

It is with great sadness that we need to report the death of our Chair of Trustees, Eelco Wiersma on Monday 27th April after a...

Introducing Tessa…

Tessa has joined the Pecan team as our new Social Enterprise Manager. We thought you might like to get to know her better. How did...

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