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

  • 4th April 2015, 12:00 pm: Bag Packing Fundraiser
  • 15th April 2015, 12:00 pm: HOurworld Training
  • 22nd April 2015, 12:00 pm: HOurworld Training

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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

  • 4,508 food parcels distributed through Southwark Foodbank in 201
  • 112 member of our timebank project, HOurBank
  • 126 women ex-prisoners supported by our Moving On in 2014
  • 327 training sessions in 2014

Real life stories

Latest News

Sponsor Larry!

Sponsor Larry!

Larry is running the marathon on behalf of Southwark Foodbank. We are looking for 26 people to sponsor £26 as he runs 26 miles. If...

HOurBank Skills Exchange

HOurBank Skills Exchange

 Our HOurBank members took part in their first Skills Exchange in Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre.  We had an amazing turnout of HOurBank members to...

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