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Celebrating 20 Years in our Village!

This August marks the 20th Anniversary of the Cumberland Community Schools Society (CCSS)! The Society was first established in August 2000 with the goal of providing support for low income families, offering educational programs for adults, and increasing the use of public school facilities. Over the past 20 years CCSS has worked hard to grow […]

Increasing Access to Good Healthy Food

In March, CCSS, Weird Church and the Village of Cumberland worked together to establish the Cumberland Food Share. This new program includes both a permanent Food Shed and weekly deliveries or Healthy Food Boxes to Cumberland families and individuals. When schools closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 51 students lost access to regular subsidized meals. […]

COVID-19 Update

Over the past month, the CCSS team has been working hard to pivot our programs to meet the current needs of our community. Working with neighbourhood partners we established the Cumberland Food Share, a program that includes both a permanent Food Shed and weekly deliveries of Healthy Food Boxes to Cumberland families and individuals. When […]