Invitation to Tender: External Audit

Pecan invites tenders from suitable qualified and competent registered auditors with extensive knowledge and understanding of the charity sector for the function of external audit. Please click on the tender title below for the description and more information.   Tender title: External audit  The external audit and services required will include but are not limited […]

Women’s Service Match Fund

We are proud to announce that our very own Women’s Service is taking part in the Big Give match fund! From the 8th till the 22nd of March, the Southwark and Lewisham Women’s Service is going to be part of Big Give’s Women’s and Girls match fund campaign for International Women’s Day. Every donation is […]

Give the Gift of Hope

Give the Gift of Hope this Christmas Our Christmas Appeal is live! This year, we are asking our community to come together and help local people who face crisis, financial strain, unemployment to give the gift of Hope and support our community work, giving hope of a better future to our clients and Give the Gift […]

Pecan’s November News

Pecan’s November Newsletter This month we mark the end of World War I on the 11th of November with Remembrance Day. We will be holding a minute’s silence at 11am to remember the sacrifice of so many people. We also remember the British service members who have died during military conflicts since World War I […]

Pecan July 2020 Newsletter

In the past 4 months, we have been focusing our efforts on the COVID19 response and service delivery. We will now be resuming our regular monthly newsletters and communications.

Here’s what’s happened in January

Southwark Foodbank featured in BBC’s Universal Credit: Inside the Welfare State this month. We held our first Foodbank Friday of the year at London Bridge Station on Friday the 31st January and were pleasantly surprised

Could you be a trustee for Pecan?

Pecan currently has seven Trustees, two of whom have stated their intention to stand down in the next six months. We are therefore seeking to replace our retiring trustees and grow our number to eight or nine

Pecan is hiring this January

Pecan is recruiting two new roles, Head of Operations and Peckham Pantry Manager, as well as looking for new trustees to join our board.

A very Happy New Year from Pecan

We hope you have all had a wonderful Christmas and a happy start to your New Year. We have had a cracking start to the year with many updates, so bear with us as we give you a more than usually wordy newsletter. We promise it’s worth the read!