2006 Biennial

June 1 - 3, St. Edwards University, Austin, Texas

FCA\'s Biennial Conference was hosted this year by the Austin Memorial and Burial Information Society. AMBIS volunteers were top-notch, and we couldn\'t have done it without them. Dozens of our participants said this was the best FCA conference ever put on! Topics included:

  • Being Green —Burial Without the Box
  • Home Funerals —Bringing the Funeral Back to the Family
  • FCA Affiliate Lobbying — Pushing Back for Funeral Consumers
  • Taking on Wall Street ‘Deathcare’
  • Mortuary Price Lists — What’s Legal and What’s Not

Where possible, speaker presentations and handouts are available for download.

Documents

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State of the Alliance: FCA\'s Finances State of the Alliance: FCA\'s Finances

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Gere Fulton, FCA Immediate Past President — State of the Alliance: FCA\'s Finances What participants had to say — Great presentation, very thorough . . . Made the material easy to understand . . .

Final Passages Final Passages

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Jerri Lyons and Donna Belk: Home and Family-Directed Funerals What participants had to say — I wish we\'d had more time! Very motivating!

Crossings Care Circle Crossings Care Circle

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Jerri Lyons and Donna Belk: Home and Family-Directed Funerals What participants had to say — I wish we\'d had more time! Very motivating!

Helpful Lobbying Resources Helpful Lobbying Resources

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Ray Gurney, Legislative Liaision for FCA of Greater Milwaukee — FCA Affiliate Lobbying: Yes It\'s Legal, Yes You Can, and Yes You Should! What participants had to say — High-energy, inspirational speaker . . . Good practical advice . . .

Affiliate Lobbying: 12 Tips to Make it Happen Affiliate Lobbying: 12 Tips to Make it Happen

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Ray Gurney, Legislative Liaision for FCA of Greater Milwaukee — FCA Affiliate Lobbying: Yes It\'s Legal, Yes You Can, and Yes You Should! What participants had to say — High-energy, inspirational speaker . . . Good practical advice . . .

FCA: Who We Are, What What We Do, and Why You Should Care! FCA: Who We Are, What What We Do, and Why You Should Care!

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Joshua Slocum, FCA Executive Director — FCA: Who We Are, What What We Do, and Why You Should Care! What participants had to say — Passionate, eloquent and provocative. . . Really set the tone for a powerful conference . . .