Ron Hansen Memorial Fund

This special fund has been set up, by family and CCFS colleagues, in honour of founding member, and long time volunteer and director of the Cumberland Community Forest Society, Ron Hansen. Ron was always an active member of his community.  Shortly after moving to Cumberland, he realized the importance of the surrounding forest and the…

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Call for Spring 2019 Volunteers!

Spring is always a very busy time for the Cumberland Community Forest Society! From Trivia to Parades, Trail Runs to Community Canvasses and Science Pubs to the Home and Garden Tour, there are lots of wonderful ways to get involved this Spring. Be sure you fill out a CCFS Volunteer Form and a message will…

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Fish and Game Club supports CCFS and CVLT

The Comox Valley Land Trust (CVLT) and the Cumberland Community Forest Society (CCFS) are pleased to announce a generous donation of $50,000 from the Courtenay and District Fish and Game Protective Association (CDFGPA) in support of their Morrison Headwaters Nature Preserve and Perseverance Creek conservation projects. The CDFGPA actively undertakes programs that benefit Comox Valley communities and the local economy, through…

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Call for Spring Volunteers

The CCFS has an exciting series of events coming up and we need YOU to make these initiatives a great success! Volunteering for CCFS events is a fantastic way to support our efforts and share your time and talents with with other passionate forest lovers. Sign up today! Here are the big 3 upcoming events…

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Harmonic Partnership supports CCFS

Since their inception in 2009, ​ Harmonic Arts has demonstrated a commitment to support the health of both individuals and the environment. ​They believe businesses can be one of the best avenues of real and lasting change, and see it as ​ their responsibility to find creative ways to “be the change we want to see…

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CCFS Spring Donor Drive Underway!

From now until April 25th you can join the ground team that will make our next act of Forest Protection possible and win some really amazing prizes! Join us as a new monthly donor of $20/month or more OR bump up your current donation by $5 or more and you’ll be entered in a draw…

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Perseverance Blend Coffee on Sale

The Cumberland Community Forest Society has partnered with World Community and Done Creative to create a new coffee campaign called “Perseverance Blend Coffee” with 33% of every bag sold going directly to the Cumberland Forest campaign. This fair trade, shade grown and ethically sourced coffee actually supports 2 not for profits as well as the communities…

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Project Perseverance Results!

Have you been curious about how we did with our “Project Perseverance” fundraising celebration Oct 23rd – 29th? So have we!  The math has been a bit epic….Perseverance Trail Run plus Perseverance Party in the Park plus Perseverance Hallows’ Eve Ball, Perseverance Raffle, Perseverance Online Auction and individual and business donations…But we have a total!…

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Reflecting on an Incredible Year…

Reflecting on an incredible year for the Cumberland Forest thanks to all of you! Trivia Events, Swarm Takes the Empire, The Cumby, Cumberland Home and Garden Tour, Saving Space Nugget, Foggy Mountain Fall Fair,Perseverance Trail Run and Project Perseverance events, individual business fundraising initiatives from Cumberland Brewing Company, Jipsi tree, Harmonic Arts Botanical Dispensary, My…

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Perseverance On-Line Auction

Bid on the Perseverance Online Auction ! The online auction goes live October 15th and there is SO much to buy from generous businesses and professionals who have donated to the cause! Ski Passes, Festival Tickets, Art, Dining, Heath and Wellness Services, Films and more! Bid up, bid often. New items will be added throughout the auction…

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