Parade Bus with Children and StaffSnyder Union Mifflin Child Development (SUMCD), Inc., is a private, non-profit organization that provides high-quality early care and education to children within a family- and community-focused environment.

Annually, SUMCD serves nearly 3,000 children in 8 programs at 22 sites servicing a geographic region exceeding 1,000 square miles in Central Pennsylvania.


We believe that our first responsibility is to the families we serve. We strive to reach out to each child and family. We attempt to enhance their quality of life by recognizing their unique needs, respecting and celebrating their differences, and protecting their confidentiality. We attribute our achievements to the approximately 260 staff members we employ as well as the parents and children we serve.