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Homeless.

Homeless.

Busy day for PIP Litter pick this afternoon followed by our Sunday supporting the homeless run. Everyone happy to see us, all fed and plenty of hot drinks given out.. Everyone seems so much happier when the sun is shining 🌞🌞🌞🌞 Spring is nearly here. Thank you everyone for your continued support it means the […]

Board members.

Board members.

First of our planned Sunday litter picks today, and what a glorious day 🌞 it was. Managed to litter pick Capel Crescent, Courtybella Terrace and Jeddo Street. Massive clean up in the lanes behind Mendalgief Road, where we found a large knife and a hypodermic needle. Finally for good measure emptied the bins at Pill […]

First Group.

First Group.

PiP is one of the first constituted community groups in Newport and has already achieved success carrying out litter picks, fly tipping clearance, small environmental improvements and giving residents waste and recycling advice. In the future they will be looking to train litter and recycling champions in the area. I would also like to say […]

PIP Supporting The Homeless.

PIP Supporting The Homeless.

Busy night for PIP again. Thank you Claire Louise for the duvets. All the food donations went and the bread pudding went down a treat. Special gift for one of our guys tonight who asked us for a radio, we managed to pick one up for him , he was chuffed. The PIP team wore […]

Night volunteers working.

Night volunteers working.

This is very bad and the tents was full with rubbish it was reported in December and January and I reported Monday to Newport Council so now it have been clean by pride in pill volunteers and reported to council let’s see how long before there pick it up box’s full of shape I we […]

Bins

Bins

Following a complaint by a resident, as suggested Pride in Pill has pulled it’s finger out! Within half an hour of receiving the complaint the volunteers responded and emptied the bins in Pill Park !!!!!!! Just a gentle reminder, PIP is a non-profit community group which in essence means that ALL the volunteers are unpaid, […]

Homeless.

Homeless.

Busy night last night lots of cold, hungry guys and girls out there. Huge thanks to the following for your support we can’t thank you enough. Firstly thankyou Golden Peri Peri – 5 food vouchers given out πŸ’š Thank you Angela for meeting PIP with bedding, blankets, shoes ectπŸ’š Thank you John for the duvets, […]

Community clean ups.

Community clean ups.

It’s fantastic to see so many new litter pick events starting up all over our city. If you would like any help and guidance about starting up your own group or help with a newly formed group please don’t hesitate to contact us. We are happy to come out with you as a one off […]

Homeless.

Homeless.

We have had a lot of interest from people who would like to volunteer for Pride in Pill Supporting The Homeless Project. We have a strict process which we adhere to before allowing new volunteers out with us. As you can appreciate it takes a long time for our homeless friends to trust us and […]

Why Volunteer? People choose to volunteer for many different reasons, for some it is a chance to give something back to our community or to make a difference to the people around them. PIP has had a busy month , in January we held 13 events a mixture of litter picks and homeless runs . […]

Homeless.

Homeless.

Well what a night !!! Great to see our homeless friends still smiling after last night’s snow β˜ƒοΈ… you guys are so strong minded πŸ’ͺ with the biggest ❀ it’s so lovely the way you all look out for each other. We’ve lost count of everything given out tonight but at least you’re all warm […]

Pride in Pill are helping the most vulnerable people in our community our senior citizens (over 60s elders) in Pill during this cold snap. If you are an elder or know of an elder that may struggle to get their shopping done during the snow, please let us know. We are limited with our volunteers, […]