Thursday, May 13, 2021

FEMA Assistance: Hotline Experiences ‘Technical Issues’ After Being Inundated With Calls

Earlier this week, FEMA began accepting applications for assistance with funeral expenses related to COVID-19 deaths. However, according to the government agency, the rollout of the application process did not go smoothly.

Roosevelt Investments to Host Update on Financial Markets: 2021: The Year of Reopening

Roosevelt Investments, a boutique wealth management firm with 50 years of experience working with funeral and cemetery professionals, will host its next live video call on Thursday, April 15th at 12pm (ET).

FEMA Is Now Accepting Applications for Funeral Assistance: Here’s What You Need to Know

Starting today, April 12, FEMA is now accepting applications for financial assistance related to funerals, cremations, and interments for those who died from COVID-19.

Halcyon Death Care Management Solutions and Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions Announce New System Integration

Halcyon Death Care Management Solutions and Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions are pleased to announce an integration between Halcyon’s management system and Matthews Aurora’s Solution Center Catalog.

Foundation Partners Group Adds to Washington State Footprint

Foundation Partners Group, one of the nation’s leading providers of innovative end-of-life services, today announced the acquisition of Klontz Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Auburn, Washington. The acquisition grows Foundation Partners Group’s footprint in Washington to 11 locations.

CANA’S Third Crucial Conversation to Focus on Business Trends and Opportunities

Tools to Generate New Business, the third session in CANA’s Art and Science of Cremation: Crucial Conversations Virtual Series series, goes live on Wednesday, April 7, 1 pm CT.

FEMA Releases Policy for Financial Assistance for COVID Funerals

By Leader Editor Kara Apel FEMA has announced new details about how the agency will provide financial assistance to...

CANA Initiates Crucial Conversation Series March 24

Take just one hour out of your workday to connect with colleagues on topics that matter to you. Join the Cremation Association of North America (CANA) for The Art and Science of Cremation: Crucial Conversations Virtual Series.

Good Morning Baltimore! Viva Las Vegas! Let the Good Times Roll! NFDA Will Host...

The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Board of Directors and staff are working hard to plan for the in-person 2021 NFDA International Convention & Expo, October 17-20 in Nashville, but are also looking ahead to future conventions in Baltimore, Las Vegas and New Orleans.

NFDA Professional Women’s Conference Goes Virtual

The virtual conference’s dynamic expert-led sessions and networking opportunities are more accessible than ever thanks to 150 scholarships from the Funeral Service Foundation.