La Fédération des coopératives funéraires du Québec - October 11, 2011

First International Meeting of Funeral Cooperatives and Mutual Enterprises

As part of the International Summit of Cooperatives to be held in Quebec City in October 2012, funeral cooperatives, mutual enterprises and democratic organizations the world over working in the funeral sector are invited to a first international meeting.

News from our network - September 1, 2011

Sudbury: Funeral home's flag-raising honours fallen soldiers

The Co-operative Funeral Home on Lasalle Boulevard marked the start of its 60th anniversary celebrations Aug. 30 with a flag-raising ceremony.

- June 1, 2011

The line of eco-friendly caskets certified by the Green Burial Council

Environmentally friendly funerals are a significant trend in the funeral industry. Any visit to a trade fair will demonstrate to you that suppliers have all kinds of ideas for reducing the environmental impact of funerals.

News from our network - December 1, 2010

Two days of meetings in Tracadie-Sheila

Last October 15 and 16, nearly 40 representatives from 10 Canadian funeral cooperatives gathered in Tracadie-Sheila for the annual meeting organized by the Federation and the Coopérative funéraire La Colombe, which operates in this Acadian region of New Brunswick.

News from our network - September 1, 2010

A network growing ever

The network of funeral cooperatives continues to grow. Last August, two new funeral cooperatives were added to our ranks.