Saturday, March 25, 2023

Funeral Service Foundation’s COVID-19 Crisis Response Fund Reaches Nearly $500,000 Thanks to $97,500 in...

Major gift support from the Memorial Classic, Matthews International, The Baue Charitable Fund, The McComb Family Foundation, Terrybear Urns & Memorials and John & Barbara Wenig brings the total available to grant to $481,000.

Program Announced for CANA’s 103rd In-Person Cremation Innovation Convention

You can always count on the CANA Convention for fun, networking, and content centered around cremation.

Funeral Service Foundation Deploys up to $50,000 in Emergency Assistance and Grief Support Funding;...

The Funeral Service Foundation announced today that it will deploy up to $50,000 in emergency assistance and grief support funding, and is now accepting donations for its Crisis Response Fund in the wake of Tuesday’s mass shooting, which left 19 children and two adults dead in Uvalde, Texas.

Selected Appoints New Group 4 Board Member

Eric R. Trimble of Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory in Moline, Ill. will fill a vacant Board position and serve as the new Group 4 Board Representative.

ICCFA Educational Foundation Honors ‘Last Responders’ with Touching Tribute

The ICCFA Educational Foundation has released a video paying tribute to and honoring the hard work of our industry’s “Last Responders.”

Remember Together: NFDA Debuts Planning Guide and Toolkit to Help Members Plan COVID Remembrance...

To help funeral homes bring a measure of healing to the communities they serve, the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) created Remember Together, a planning guide and toolkit to help funeral homes plan COVID-19 memorial events.

Leader Links: How Our Industry is Handling COVID-19

As we continue to push through the summer months, it appears the pandemic isn’t going away anytime soon. Here’s a look at how leaders across the industry are reacting to the latest developments within our industry, including funeral directors, cemeterians, and government agencies.

Life Forest’s® Little Free Library® Educates Children About Death

PRESS RELEASE HILLSBOROUGH, NH — Life Forest cemetery is proud to announce that they have become an official...

Funeral Service Foundation and ICCFA Educational Foundation Team up to Launch Veteran Recruiting Initiative,...

Connecting mission-driven veterans to a profession that is driven by a mission to serve is at the heart of the joint collaboration between the ICCFA Educational Foundation and the Funeral Service Foundation.

How Community Involvement Can Grow Your Funeral Home

A vital aspect of building and maintaining a successful funeral business is cultivating strong connections with your local community. Being present and active in your community builds trust, brand recognition, and gives your business purpose and credibility.