MNAA Programs and Services Scholarship Program The Metrolina Native American Association (MNAA) is currently accepting applications for its 2011 academic scholarships. MNAA is a Native American Community Association in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. It is a North Carolina State recognized Urban Indian Center that was incorporated in January 1976 by local Native Americans as a non-profit education advocacy group. The MNAA has grown to encompass child care, employment, and aged-based community programs. It is the second oldest Urban Indian Center in North Carolina. The organization serves over 22,00 Native American Communities residing in the ten-county area of the Southern Piedmont referred to as "The Metrolina Area" (Catawba, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Stanley, and Union). For more information click here
Cultural Class Cultural Classes are held every other Monday night from 6-8pm at Green Memorial Baptist Church (Family Center/Gym) located at 1324 The Plaza. Please come join us as we learn Native American dancing and drumming, beading, For more information click here
MSMF Michael Scott Mater Foundation The MSMF Travel Aboard Summer Program (TASP) is a tremendous advantage. The prime purpose of the program is to promote international understanding by granting young people a unique opportunity to broaden their knowledge and widen their horizons. The ultimate impact that this program will have on the lives of the students is incalculable. Many of these young people will be leaders of their communities in the future.