angel tree

CUMC partners with Cumberland County Children and Youth Services (CYS) and Salvation Army by being "Angels" at Christmas. If you would like to donate to the Angel Tree, watch the bulletin for when we are collecting items. If you would like to donate beyond November/December, or are interested in helping decorate and/or deliver gifts, contact Pastor Mira,

carlisle 4 kids

Organized by the United Way and Project SHARE, Carlisle 4 Kids brings together religious and business communities with our school districts to provide school supplies to 1000 area students in need every August. CUMC collects school items in July and coordinates registration for the event. To volunteer for this one day event, contact Lisa Myers, . To register your child for this event, contact Project SHARE.

letort elementary school

CUMC partners with LeTort Elementary to provide classroom volunteers during the school day in Kindergarten through 5th grade, and even with some specials teachers. Volunteers tutor in reading and math, play educational games, read with small groups, and much more. Child clearances required. 
CUMC also provides funding for Book Swap, requests from teachers, and teacher appreciation events.
To volunteer or give, contact Jane Boley,

shining lights

A group of volunteers that support the teachers and children at Little Lights Learning Center (CUMC's onsite daycare/preschool). In addition to reading to the children when they are able, the Shining Lights also have been involved in other activities at the center like the Trick-a-Thon, Christmas and Graduation programs, Muffins in the Morning, Donuts with Grownups, Teacher Appreciation Week, driving campers to Mt. Asbury and conducting chapel as needed. All volunteers must have Safe Sanctuaries clearances. Jesus loved all the little children of the world, and you can share Jesus' love with our Little Lights children and teacher by contacting Kerm Leitner,