20 Years of Independent Funeral Directors of Georgia

Welcome to our website! We hope you find it informative & helpful. We encourage you to contact us if you have any questions or if we can be of any assistance. 

IFDG feels we have assimilated a like minded organization that promotes, supports, strengthens & encourages independently owned funeral homes across Georgia. We work daily to strengthen the funeral service industry as a whole. Our goal is to improve service through continuing education training & promote legislation for the benefit of the funeral service industry & the public it serves. 

By joining IFDG, your membership allows us to provide you & your firm with strong & effective representation in our state. We diligently work to educate our representatives & our members about the needs of the funeral service industry & the independently owned funeral homes. IFDG Board of Directors & staff work closely with state & federal agencies to keep you updated on the latest news from each.  

IFDG believes your opinion matters. We strongly encourage & value the input & opinions of our members. IFDG Membership allows your firm the benefit of receiving substantial discounts from our Cooperative Buying Program Participating providers. We provide timely, pertinent & informative programs at each of our training meetings held throughout the year. 

Part of IFDG's strongest attributes are the enduring friendships formed over the years among our members through the extensive networks gained in the association & with others in the funeral service industry across Georgia & natiionally. These allow our members to have support & open communication about the opportunities in each of the markets. IFDG members not only benefit from each other, we enhance the families whom we serve daily. IFDG is thankful for our each of our members, our vendor friends & we always welcome new members! 

We hope you will take a moment to browse our site & join us at an upcoming event soon! 

Our Annual Conference was held at the Hyatt Regency Savannah, Sunday, September 20 - Tuesday, September 22! Visit our 2015 Events & Meetings for a conference wrap up from R. Nathan Stanley, IV, IFDG Immediate Past President.

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2015-2016 Renewals are Due October 15, 2015

It's very important to complete your entire dues renewal (including each location) to ensure the accuracy of our records. This information will be used for our online directory listing. Dues must be current to be included in this directory.

Continuing Education Submissions

All presentation submissions should include the title, description, length, speaker name, speaker biography & any fees.  Document should be sent to info@ifdg.org by October 16, 2015.

Are you a vendor interested in becoming an IFDG Cooperative Buying Program Provider?

Visit our Cooperative Buying Program page for program and proposal guidelines and submit yours today.

IFDG Welcomes New Members!

Visit Why Join IFDG to learn more about IFDG & the benefits of being a member. Visit Membership to learn more about the types of IFDG membership. To join, complete in full page 2 of our membership application & return it to the IFDG.

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