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Thunderballs 2018 Sponsorship Opportunities

We’ve started planning for our 5th Annual Thunderballs! This community event features 4,000 balls rolling down Dunsmuir Avenue in an exciting race! The first 10 to 15 balls through the finish line win a prize. In order to make Thunderballs 2018 a success, we rely on the generous support of our local business community. All […]


Winter Newsletter

Check out the CCSS winter newsletter for info on our after-school programs, youth centre, upcoming events and community programs for all ages. This winter we are offering a variety of free after-school programs for grade K to 9 students including Games Club, Knitting, Theatre, Short Story Writing, Floor Hockey and more. Our drop in Youth Centre […]


CCSS Annual General Meeting

Thanks to all who attended our Annual General Meeting! A warm welcome to our newly elected Board of Directors: Chris Newell Arlo McCubbin Hillary Bowen Miriam de Mol Robyn Wilcox Bob Davies Andrew Nicoll Toby Reid Jason Robertson Maggie Hodge-Kwan Erin McNamara Special thanks to Adam Kuzma, Dave Munro and Allisha Ochs for their contributions […]


Youth Centre Wish List

Our youth have put together a wish list for the Youth Centre and would appreciate the donation of any of the following items. Big ticket items: New more powerful computers Cinema style projector 1200 Lumens New stereo/sound system (Our current one is broken) PS4 XBox One Switch Unbreakable pool Cues Freezer Board Games: Dominion Carcassonne […]


Program Leaders wanted!

We are now accepting program proposals for Winter and Spring 2018 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 […]


CCSS thanks our local community for their kindness and support!

Over the past year, CCSS has experienced amazing growth and accomplishments. Our Healthy Food Program provided over 13,000 meals to students at Cumberland Community School, and 19% of these were subsidized. This spring we offered 18 different after-school programs for students in grades K-9, with 145 students participating. Our Youth Centre continues to be open […]


Thunderballs 2017 a Success!

THUNDERBALLS 2017 A SUCCESS! Thank you to everyone who supported our 4th annual Thunderballs fundraiser! School Trustee Vickey Brown for MCing, Fox&Bee for capturing the event on film, 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, […]