Your Foundation helps you thrive.
The Funeral Service Foundation funds projects and programs that support all of funeral service in building meaningful relationships in the community. In other words, your Foundation wants you to thrive in all stages of your career. Whether you’re new to the profession and are seeking scholarships or information on the profession, or is a veteran funeral director looking to hire new employees or engage your community, we can equip you with tools and resources to help you succeed.
Professional Development Opportunities
Our donors recognize the importance of networking and professional development in building a successful and fulfilling career in funeral service. Your Foundation supports several opportunities to help you engage with fellow funeral service professionals and learn from mentors, which, in turn, will give you the tools to serve your families and communities in innovative ways.
This exclusive program offers funeral service professionals under 40 the unique opportunity to learn from the profession’s top funeral directors in an intimate setting. Learn More
Professional Women’s Conference
NFDA’s Professional Women’s Conference offers women of funeral service an opportunity come together to network, collaborate and learn from one another. Learn More
Tools and Resources
The Foundation offers a suite of tools designed to help you thrive in your career. Learn More
Connect with the Profession
Learn and connect with the associations that support funeral service. Learn More
Funeral Service: More than a Job
These resources are designed to help you learn the general requirements necessary for a career in funeral service, provide a candid career outlook and help you determine if a career in funeral service is right for you. Learn More