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PiP - Pursuing Independent Paths

PiP stands for Pursuing Independent Paths. We are a small but mighty community charity firmly based in the North Westminster and North Kensington communities. We empower adults with Learning Disabilities and Autism to become independent, achieve their potential and thrive.

piponline.org.uk Fundraise for us


Registered charity no. 1088592

Member since March 2021

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Are you a business based in Westminster or Kensington&Chelsea? Come celebrate our new centre with us.

Are you a business based in Westminster or Kensington&Chelsea? Come celebrate our new centre with us.

PiP has a new home!

It’s been a long time coming and we can’t wait to celebrate with our local businesses, show off our new centre and showcase our students’ skills and talents.

If you are based in Westminster or Kensington and Chelsea, come celebrate the opening of our new centre with us.

Event date: Thursday 12th May

Timing: 4pm-7pm

Location: PiP, 306 Kensal Road, London, W10 5BE

At the event, you can see and get involved with:

  • Student drama and music performances!

  • Student art and creative writing showcases!

  • Student advocacy showcase!

  • Fresh Fruitful juices and smoothies made before your very eyes!

  • A tour of our new centre and a chance to try out our immersive digital space!

  • A chance to chat with PiP students and staff!

On the night:

PiP Theatre Group performance at 4.30pm

Make sure you arrive for a sneak peak of PiP’s latest production a mods and rockers interpretation of Romeo and Juliet, ‘Ronnie and Julie’.

In between the performances, there will be a chance to see our other new spaces in action with student showcases from art to advocacy.

PiP Band performance at 6pm

The PiP Band love a chance for a jam and you can get involved too!

Please register your interest with Claire, Community Fundraiser, claireg@piponline.org.uk and if you can’t make the date but would love to visit us another time, please get in touch and we’d love to arrange it for you.

The difference we make at PiP

The difference we make at PiP

PiP's latest impact report is now live, showcasing our work across the last academic year and the difference we make to the lives of adults with learning disabilities and learning differences.

We hope you enjoy reading about our challenges, highlights and thoughts from our students.


Double your donations with PiP!

Double your donations with PiP!

PiP have signed up to The Big Give and will be running a fundraising campaign towards our employment and vocational training support, including Fruitful, to help more PiP students into meaningful, paid employment.

We’re looking for supporters to pledge to support PiP during the campaign – if you do, your donation will be doubled by matched funding from the campaign!

You can pledge by:

  • Booking Fruitful for Giving Tuesday or during The Big Give week (w/c 29th November 2021)

  • Booking our PiP Band for Christmas Carols in December and paying during The Big Give week

  • Booking a PiP stall so your staff can buy PiP merchandise, Christmas Cards and unique one-off artworks.

  • Organise a Fundraiser for PiP on Giving Tuesday or during the Big Give week – we can support you to run an inclusive fundraiser with your staff and our students whether that be a quiz, a bingo night, or a showcase event. Let us know your ideas!

If you’d like to discuss making a pledge please get in touch with Claire, Community Fundraiser claireg@piponline.org.uk or visit our pledge site below to make a pledge to support us in December and your donation will be doubled!

Pledge for PiP: https://www.thebiggive.org.uk/s/pledge?campaignId=a056900001wYS0YAAW

Our pledge target is just £1,750 and the minimum pledge you can donate is £100.

Please note: Pledges must be made by end August to qualify for the matched funding and will be collected during w/c 29th November.