Working together to strengthen our community by improving access to healthy food, recreation, life-long learning and a network of support. Nourish, connect, thrive!
Cumberland is a healthy, inclusive and vibrant community where all residents thrive through meaningful connections, security and a sense of belonging.
Community: Engaging all Cumberland residents in the development of resources and programs that have deep roots in the community and foster a sense of belonging.
Passion & Joy: Creating an atmosphere where dedicated staff, board members, volunteers and program participants feel valued and embrace opportunities to learn, grow, contribute and connect.
Inclusion: Welcoming the participation of all community members by facilitating secure, respectful and diverse environments.
Social Justice: Actively challenging and dismantling inequity including individual and systemic oppression.
Transparency: Operating and communicating with clarity in order to stay accountable to the residents of Cumberland.
The name of the Society is Cumberland Community Schools Society.
The purposes of the Society are as follows:
To provide educational services for students such as after-school programs, a homework club, reading with seniors, family workshops and adult programs;
To provide a lunch program for students;
To provide services such as skill workshops, employment searches, and training to various hard-to employ individuals.