2025 MELLFIN Conference

Coming May 2025: 20th Annual MELLFIN Conference

The Maryland English Language Learning Family Involvement Network was created to share information and resources in support of English language learning families living in Maryland. MELLFIN was founded in 2001, when a group of diverse stakeholders gathered to examine the growing need for a collaborative body that could share effective strategies to effectively meet the needs of Maryland's increasingly diverse and fast growing English language learning population.


  • Make contacts and network with parent involvement professionals across the state in the field of education and other areas
  • Learn about and sharing resources of common interest
  • Discuss and share solutions to parent involvement concerns of mutual interest
  • Share best practices in achieving successful parent involvement
  • Collaborate on projects of mutual interest