This month: 2015 NFDA International Convention & Expo
Visit NFDA Central – Your One-stop NFDA Shop
While you're attending the 2015 NFDA International Convention & Expo, be sure to visit NFDA Central – it has everything you need to make the most of your NFDA membership.
2015 NFDA Convention Mobile App Now Available for Download
The 2015 NFDA International Convention & Expo free smartphone app puts the world's largest gathering of funeral professionals at your fingertips – it is now available for download.
Have Your Families’ Requests Changed Over the Past Five Years?
Kathy Livingston, Ph. D, professor of Sociology at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut, is conducting a survey is to assess funeral directors' recent experiences with client families' requests and participation in funeral events. The conclusions from this survey will only be reported at an aggregate level and will be shared with all NFDA members. Your participation in this study is voluntary and your responses will be kept confidential. This short survey should take no more than 5-10 minutes to complete. Please click the following link to take the survey: https://www.research.net/r/Non_Traditional_Funerals_Survey. If you have questions or comments, please contact Dr. Livingston at Kathy.Livingston@quinnipiac.edu or 203-582-8298.
Bringing the 2015 NFDA Convention to You!
We're going to miss seeing all of you who aren't able to make it to the 2015 NFDA International Convention & Expo in Indianapolis. We're grateful to those of you who stay behind to care for grieving families. Even if you're not in Indy, you can get a small taste of the NFDA Convention by tuning in to our live webcasts.*
Tuesday, October 20 will be "Think Pink" Day for Breast Cancer Awareness at the 2015 NFDA International Convention & Expo. Honor survivors and pay tribute to those who have died by wearing pink attire on Tuesday. If you forget to pack something pink, pick up a pink ribbon for your badge. You will find a variety of items for sale – the proceeds of which will support breast cancer research – in NFDA Central. Don't forget to visit the special Breast Cancer Awareness booth in the Expo Hall and share a thought or message.
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