Events

The Choose Joy for Melina Second Annual Virtual 5k

Join us for the second annual virtual 5k! Walk or run anytime between October 4th through October 31st. Please sign-up here (the sign-up deadline is Sept. 20): https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Canfield/TheChooseJoyforMelinaFirstAnnualVirtual5K. This year you can participate as a team, but you can also still certainly sign up as an individual! Please email us with any questions at mmefoundation.joy@gmail.com. […]

The MMEF Presents an “Evening of Joy”

The Embassy Banquet Centre 5030 Youngstown Poland Rd., Boardman

A night of spirits, Joy, & dancing to the live sounds of Ovation with live auction, silent auction, & basket raffle. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets:  www.bidpal.net/choosejoy For any questions, please email mmefoundation.joy@gmail.com.

Choose Joy! Benefit Softball Tournament

McCune Park 5611 Shields Rd., Canfield

Please join us this spring for the second MMEF Benefit Softball Tournament! Dates: May 13, 2022 – May 15, 2022 Age Divisions: 8U 10U 12U 14U Entry Fee $400/team Location: McCune Park (5611 Shields Rd, Canfield Ohio 44406) 4 Game Minimum (Weather Permitting). Concessions & Permanent Restrooms on Site. Pool play games will have 1 […]

2nd Annual Swing for a Cure Golf Outing

Tippecanoe Country Club 5870 Tippecanoe Rd., Canfield

Join us for our 2nd annual Swing for a Cure golf outing. It will be held on Monday, June 27.  More details to follow. For questions, email mmefoundation.joy@gmail.com.

The Choose Joy for Melina Event on the Canfield Green

Check out some of the amazing activities at our Choose Joy Event! Melina’s Crafting Corner: Everything a kid can dream of! And a surprise up our sleeve to help us spread the Joy! Sidewalk Chalk Stations run by amazing artists to help build a rainbow connecting our squares! Bubble Station: Play away! Be messy! Photo […]

2022 Choose Joy Virtual 5K!

How do I register and what does it cost? The cost is $30.00 for adults and kids (which includes a shirt and cape) or you can choose the $15.00 option for kids which includes the cape only. Register for the 5k! What do I get for my registration? Your registration fee includes a race tshirt, […]

Online Christmas Joy Collection!

Thank you to our partners Impressive Apparel, Green Lily, and Ember & Ash designs for creating this season's holiday shirts and ornaments! Proceeds from purchases will be donated directly to funding for pediatric brain tumor research. View the Christmas Collection on our Shop Page and follow the links to make purchases. Thank you for supporting […]

Light a Candle for Melina’s Birthday Cake!

Each year, we create a giant birthday cake for Melina to see from heaven. So this year, light your candles on Tuesday, November 15 At 7:00 p.m! Light a candle on your driveway, porch, by your front door, or even in your home. We want Melina to see her giant birthday cake from heaven, and […]