About Us

The Multicultural Association of the Greater Moncton Area (MAGMA) is an umbrella organization of ethno-cultural associations and individuals in the Greater Moncton Area (Moncton, Riverview and Dieppe). Since its foundation in March 1980, MAGMA has remained actively involved in the settlement and adjustment of new immigrants and refugees in our area. MAGMA is a bilingual (both Canadian official languages), non-profit, non-sectarian, and non-political organization.


Our Mission

MAGMA's mission is to enrich and enhance the well being of our community by fostering and nurturing respect, understanding, acceptance of and assisting people from all heritages.

Our Mandate

MAGMA's mandate is to:

 assist new immigrants and refugees in their settlement, orientation; and                    adaptation

 create cultural awareness in the community at large

 encourage appreciation and sharing of our diverse cultural values

 foster harmonious relations, nurturing respect, and understanding amongst              people of all heritages

 provide training in the Canadian official language of one's choice

 protect and promote human rights