MFNE is a nonprofit organization that works to reduce the incidence of melanoma. As a regional organization with a national reach, MFNE is dedicated to skin cancer awareness and early detection and provides a variety of free education programs targeting the prevention of skin cancer in children, teens and adults. MFNE’s Your Skin Is In program has been recognized by the American Academy of Dermatology with a Gold Triangle Award. MFNE has won two Telly Awards for its Public Service Announcement, The Annoying Mole, and has been featured in national news for its Practice Safe Skin sunscreen dispenser program. Other signature national programing includes The Skinny On Skin, in which beauty industry professionals may get certified to provide life-saving information to their clients. MFNE also assists patients and their caregivers struggling with melanoma by offering support groups and their "Billy's Buddies” program.