Our History

OUR HISTORY

MEFIYI began January, 1997.  MEFIYI, is a 501(c)3 non profit organization based in Gardnerville, Nevada.  MEFIYI stands for (Me-for- Incredible-Youth, Inc.) We annually organize 24 weeks of sports, education and enrichment activities that develop personal skills and enthusiasm with Students and Athletes to become high school graduates and inspire career achievement.  2020 will be our 23rd year serving Nevada student athletes giving them a safe and positive environment to explore their talents and ambitions. Our highlights include:

(1) Raising $4 million dollars that support Nevada Student-athlete sports, education and enrichment programs, (2) chaired task force that raised $500,000 to complete Helen and Ollie Westbrook Community Center in Reno, Nevada,  (3) $300,000 start up and operation funding to start and support the Boys & Girls Club of Carson Valley and (4) $600,000 gifted to fifty (50) other non profit organizations who serve our Nevada Student-athletes.