2021 Island Men Scholarships

The Island Men are once again offering five $1000 scholarships described at the link above for residents of Pleasure Island who are scheduled for graduation from high school in 2021 or are presently attending an accredited University, Community College, Trade School or Registered Apprentice Program. Please follow the link to the scholarship page for more information and to apply. Deadline is MAY 1, 2021.

Our Mission Statement:

“The Island Men Inc.” is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) non-profit group of local Pleasure Island NC area men whose broader mission is to help raise money for local charities, help strengthen our community through participating in local improvement projects and contribute to the improvement of the overall quality of life for residents and visitors of Pleasure Island.

Come Join Us!

We are currently 120 local men with diverse educational and business backgrounds: Small Business Owners, Retirees and Working Professionals who live in the southern part of New Hanover County.  We welcome men over the age of 21 who want to join us.  Organized in 2014 The Island Men are part social group with various member activities, but we are well known for our focus of creating and managing popular Charity Fund Raising Events to help support children’s educational, civic and athletic activities as well as numerous local charities.

Check out our giving back page to see the latest on what The Island Men are up to in our community.

Premiere Fund Raisers

Flags Across Pleasure Island

The Island Men will deliver and place six 12″ by 18″ American flags at a location of your choice on your property.  

Missed Pleasure Island Men

SOLD OUT! The 2020 Missed Pleasure Island Pageant is sold out. This evening pageant features all the fanfare, drama, excitement and beauty of a Miss America Pageant….only with local men presenting their representation of women.

Island Men Mac & Cheese Festival

This annual event that is held in Carolina Beach features a tempting array of macaroni and cheese dishes, and is an indulgent celebration of all things delicious

Carolina Beach Dragon Boat Festival

Come join in on the fun, excitement, teamwork, costumes, colors, music and the Carolina Beach waterfront and Marina.  Stay tuned for event dates in 2020!

The Pleasure Island “Halloween Themed” Golf Cart Rally

This golf cart rally around Pleasure Island with decorated golf carts and festive costumes is fun for the whole family to enjoy!