Tourism Funding Information

The Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau (CVVB), created in 2005 under the umbrella of the Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation (CAEDC), is the official Destination Marketing Organization serving Cumberland County. The CVVB exists to generate visitor volume and spending by attracting business and leisure visitors, meetings or conventions and events to Cumberland Valley. The CVVB is funded by a county lodging tax that is assessed on each overnight stay in Cumberland Valley.

The CVVB's mission is to promote Cumberland Valley as a tourist destination, attract visitors to the area, enhance the visitor's experience and promote overnight stays.

A portion of the county lodging tax is used to enhance tourism assets in Cumberland Valley through the following funding programs. Read about each program below or download the Tourism Grants & Loans chart that outlines each program's specifications and requirements.