In our continuing efforts to keep death care professionals up to date on information available to the profession we pass these items along to you. Please feel free to share with colleagues and others in the industry.
Webinar: NFDA Town Hall. This informational webinar is brought to us by the National Funeral Directors Association. Its two-fold purpose is to introduce NFDA members to five funeral industry colleagues who are at large board candidates for NFDA board positions. Secondly, NFDA Counsel Scott Gilligan will lead a presentation and discussion on The Funeral Rule that will be under review the the FTC later this year. No charge for this webinar. It is open to NFDA members only. Tuesday, June 2. 11:00 am Eastern Time, 10:00 am Central Time.
Webinar: You Got This!! Practical ways to serve families during COVID-19. This webinar is brought to us by the University of Minnesota Department of Mortuary Science and features NFDA guest presenter Lacy Robinson. This is a free seminar open to all and if you are from Minnesota or Wisconsin you have the ability to pay a $25 fee to receive 1 CEU credit. More information is available on the registration page. Wednesday, June 3. 4:00 pm Eastern Time. 3:00 pm Central Time.
Podcast: Grieving alone & together. Part 2: Your Questions Answered. This podcast is the 11th in the NFDA series, “A Brush with Death” and this episode features Sara Murphy, Ph.D. Dr. Murphy is a certified thanatologist and expert on death dying, and bereavement. She teaches at the University of Rhode Island.
Informational Link: PPP Forgiveness Application and Instructions. This link will lead you to the Small Business Administration (SBA) loan forgiveness application for those who applied for and received proceeds from the Payroll Protection Program.