The Pineapple Project
Announcing the dedication of our premises and the unveiling of a new installation by Edmund de Waal. We are very pleased to announce that the Bishop of London will dedicate our newly enhanced premises on the afternoon of 25 November 2023.
When lockdown was announced in March 2020, Gloria Gardner, the housekeeper at St Mary’s, immediately recognised the catastrophic implications for street sleepers. Gloria had by then been housekeeper at the Presbytery for 7 years, combining this with working at...
Unfortunately we have been informed that the Dedication of the new Pineapple premises will have to be deferred from the original date of April 22nd. We will post here as soon as a new date is confirmed and will also send out individual notifications. Thank you for...
Further funding success and a building update
Stripping out and providing support!
First images of the new hall – not quite finished!
Where ‘guest of honour’ (as far as we’re concerned) was St Mary’s wonderful housekeeper Gloria Gardiner
The Pineapple Project enters the last stretch to reach its updated fundraising target of £1.7 million
The work at St Mary’s Church and Francis Holland School are recognised at the Belgravia Awards
We end the year on a high note as City Bridge Trust, Belgravia Forum and Westminster City Council bring us closer to our target.
A landmark moment for the Pineapple Project
Mayoral recognition for Gloria Gardner’s work with the homeless
Drawing by John Springs