Welcome to MPMA
The Montford Point Marine Association is a nonprofit Veterans organization, established to perpetuate the legacy of the first African Americans who entered the United States Marine Corps from 1942 to 1949, at Montford Point Camp, New River, North Carolina.
Montford Point Marine Association also consists of a Ladies Auxiliary. Membership in the Ladies Auxiliary is open to wives, daughters, sisters, and mothers of members or former members of the United States Armed Forces.
The purpose of the Association is to support educational assistance programs, veterans programs, and promotion of community services. Throughout the year, the Association is busy with activities that create camaraderie, goodwill, and esprit de corps, both locally and nationally.
Camp Lejeune Chapter 10
Home of Montford Point Camp
The Camp Lejeune Chapter was chartered October 28, 1974. The chapter's function includes activities geared towards the social betterment of our communities and enlightenment of our citizenry.
The Chapter actively participates, supports, and promotes activities which are designed to make the lives of former members of the Military and Naval Services, their wives, and their dependents, free from poverty, adversity, and the uplifting of morale of our Disabled Veterans.
The sponsorship of scholarship funds for worthy and needy youths at our local colleges, and support the Montford Point Marine Association National Scholarship Program.