Tuesday, June 22, 2021

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...

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.

A New Kind of Event from CANA

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.

Could 2021 Be Your Firm’s Best Year Yet? It Depends on the Lens You...

Award-winning speaker and author Stephen Shapiro’s last in-person speaking engagement before the pandemic shutdown was at MKJ Marketing’s Ski Summit in 2020.

Passare® Announces New Integration with Legacy.com

Passare, Inc. is excited to announce a brand-new integration with Legacy.com, a top-50 website in the United States, that makes it easier than ever for funeral homes to publish online obituaries.

Funeral Service Foundation Announces 2020 Academic Scholarship Recipients and Issues Call for 2021 Scholarship...

The Funeral Service Foundation is proud to announce its “Class of 2020” academic scholarship recipients and issue a call for applications for the “Class of 2021.”

NFDA Cancels 2021 Advocacy Summit and Plans for 2022

Due to the unprecedented, ongoing public health crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) has decided to cancel its 2021 Advocacy Summit.
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Should My Firm Be on Instagram?

By Leader Contributor Sadie Burrows Instagram has come a long way in the past 11 years — from its...

Vandor/Starmark Announces Retirement of President

On behalf of Vandor Group, Alan Elder, Chairman/CEO, announces the planned March 31, 2021 retirement of Gerald Davis as its President and affirms his continuing service as an important shareholding board member.