MAY 21st Gray Out Day for Melina!

Wear gray on May 21st to support brain tumor awareness month! Melina’s Choose Joy t-shirts are available in adult and kids sizing! Please follow the link to order online:  

Fundraiser at Five Guys

On June 3 between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m., Five Guys will donate 20 percent of your purchase toward MMEF (Boardman & Austintown locations). Please bring flyer or mention MMEF! Boardman: 7322 Market St.; Austintown: 107 S. Canfield-Niles Rd.      

“Bike and Bounce” with Pure Cycle and Mega Barre Youngstown

Pure Cycle 4120 Boardman-Canfield Road, Canfield

Join us June 6th at PURE CYCLE, 4120 BOARDMAN – CANFIELD ROAD, CANFIELD, OH 44406 (Rain Date Sunday, June 13). Two of the area’s best fitness studios are uniting in the fight against childhood cancer: Pure Cycle and Mega Barre Youngstown are proud to present Bike and Bounce for Melina on Sunday, June 6. Bike […]

Inaugural “Swing for a Cure” Golf Outing

Tippecanoe Country Club 5870 Tippecanoe Rd., Canfield

Join us for the inaugural Melina Michelle Edenfield Foundation golf outing. It will be held on June 28 with a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. More details to follow.

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): 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 […]

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: For any questions, please email

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 […]