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Santa’s Breakfast 2018

The beloved community event, Santa’s Breakfast, returns for its 11th year on December 2nd. Featuring a pancake breakfast, arts & crafts, the wildly popular wreath making station, a silent auction, and, of course, visits with Santa, this fundraiser is a great family outing to kick off the holiday season.


Annual General Meeting

Thank you to everyone who attended our Annual General Meeting! A warm welcome to our newly elected Board of Directors- Andrew Nicoll, Arlo McCubbin, Christopher Newell, Miriam de Mol, Bob Davies, Robyn Wilcox, Maggie Hodge Kwan, Jason Robertson, Laurel Rankin, Sally Podmore and Jody Fink. A heartfelt thank you to outgoing Board Members Hillary Bowen, Toby […]


Thanks to the Comox Valley Community Foundation!

Many thanks to the Comox Valley Community Foundation for supporting our Healthy Food Program. With their help we were able to purchase a new commercial dishwasher and dishes to help us keep up with the increase in demand for this program! Over the past year, CCSS served an average of 2,515 meals per month (up […]


2018 Fall Program Guide

Check out our fall Program Guide! You’ll find details on after-school programming, our drop-in youth centre and community programs for all ages. To register for after-school programs please fill out the registration form on page 7 of the guide and return to the school by Monday September 17. To ensure that all students have equal […]


Volunteer Opportunity- Bike Club Ride Leaders

We are looking for volunteer ride leaders to help with our after-school Mountain Bike Club! Thursdays 2:45- 5 PM, September 20 to November 3. Offered by CCSS and the United Riders of Cumberland, this program provides an opportunity for students of all skill levels to ride in a supportive group setting. Ride leaders are responsible […]


After-School Yoga Instructor Needed

CCSS runs after-school programming in 3 sessions throughout the academic year with the goal of ensuring all students have access to recreational and learning opportunities in their community. Programming is offered for free and includes a healthy snack. Yoga Instructor We are currently looking for a yoga instructor to develop and teach a 6-8 week […]


Thunderballs 2018 a success!

Thank you to everyone who supported our 5th annual Thunderballs fundraiser! Councilor Sean Sullivan and Step Carruthers for MCing, Fox&Bee Studio for capturing the event on film, Colleen Lucas Design for creating the posters and tickets, the Cumberland Empire Events Society, our sponsors, our hard-working volunteers and the community members who purchased tickets and came out to watch this exciting event. This year the […]


Program Leaders wanted!

We are now accepting program proposals for Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 after-school and community programming. Do you have knowledge or expertise that you’d like to share with your community? Interested in leading an after-school or community program? Fill out our Activity Ideas form or contact our Executive Director for more information. ccss.coordinator@gmail.com 250-336-8511 ext. 76611. Both paid […]