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Monday, June 19, 2017
The U.S. Cremation Rate Exceeds 50%. Now What? »
Contact: Barbara Kemmis FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: (312) 245-1077 499 Northgate Parkway Wheeling, IL 60090-2646...
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
CANA’s 99th Annual Cremation Innovation Convention in NYC »
Contact: Jennifer Head                &nbs...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
CANA CREMATION OPERATIONS CERTIFICATION PROGRAM™ (CANA COCP™) NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE »
Contact: Jennifer Head Phone: (312) 245-1077 499 Northgate Parkway Wheeling, IL 60090-2646 Jennifer@crema...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
CANA President Borden Joins Pierce Mortuary College Board »
  Pierce MORTUARY colleges announces TWO new board MEMBERS BROADVIEW, IL, MARCH 1, 2017 – Pierce Mortuary Coll...
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Cremation Rate Rises to 48.6 Percent as Public Attitude Changes »
Two-thirds of Americans Say They Are “Definitely” or “Somewhat Likely” to Choose Cremation   WHE...
Thursday, August 4, 2016
CANA/IAOPCC TO OFFER CERTIFIED PET CREMATORY OPERATOR PROGRAM (CPCO) »
WHEELING, IL— The new Certified Pet Crematory Operator Program (CPCO), a collaboration between the International Associati...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Worsham College of Mortuary Science Cancels Proposed Merger »
  Wheeling, IL – After a long and thoughtful discourse, Worsham College of Mortuary Science has decided to discont...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
CANA, CTQ, FSAC Partnership Bringing French Language Crematory Operations Training To Canada »
WHEELING, IL—The partnership between Corporation des thanatologues du Québec (CTQ), Funeral Services Association of C...
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
CANA’s 2016 Cremation Symposium a Huge Success »
Contact: Jennifer Head                &nbs...
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Introducing CANA Education Online, a First-of-Its-Kind Industry Learning Tool »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 4, 2016 Introducing CANA Education Online, a First-of-Its-Kind Industry Learni...
Thursday, October 22, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
CANA Board Member Erin Whitaker Joins Foundation Partners Group »
Third generation funeral director brings strategic business mindset to new position Orlando, FL – Foundation Partne...
Wednesday, October 7, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Cremation Rate Nearly Doubles Over Past 15 Years »
Fascinating correlation between states with high cremation rates, states with large population unaffiliated with or...
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
CANA Welcomes New Board Members »
New Members Elected, Officers Advance at 97 th Convention   WHEELING, IL—Great leaders are the driving force beh...
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Breaking Attendance Records: CANA’s 97th Annual Cremation Innovation Convention »
San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina July 29-August 1, 2015   WHEELING, IL—In what turned out to be the best-atte...
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
“The History of Cremation,” a New Exhibit at the National Museum of Funeral History »
Wheeling, IL and Houston, TX (August 3, 2016) – The Cremation Association of North America (CANA) and the National Museum...
Thursday, April 30, 2015
CANA's 97th Annual Cremation Innovation Convention »
Contact: Barbara Kemmis                &nb...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
ICCFA and CANA Partner on Joint Recycling Statement »
WHEELING, IL (January 6, 2015)— T he Cremation Association of North America (CANA) and the International Cemetery,...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Leading Associations Team Up to Present 2015 Cremation Symposium »
For Immediate Release: November 18, 2014 Contact: Jessica Koth, 262-814-1536, jkoth@nfda.org   Leading As...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Crematory Experts Available to Discuss Ebola Precautions »
WHEELING, Ill., Oct. 10, 2014-- In the wake of this week's news of the death of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan and h...
Friday, September 5, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CANA Legal Counsel: A Valuable Member Benefit »
CANA membership entitles you to one-on-one time with a seasoned professional attorney specializing in cremation litigation...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
CANA WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS »
New Members Elected, Officers Advance at 96 th Convention     WHEELING, IL—Great leaders are the driving f...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
CANA's 96th Annual Convention Comes to Minneapolis »
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Monday, February 17, 2014
ICCFA Partners with CANA for 2014 Cremation Training »
ICCFA Partners with CANA for 2014 Cremation Training Both Cremation Arranger and Crematory Operations Certification...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
CREMATION’S PAST AND FUTURE: CANA’s Centennial Convention »
Contact: Barbara Kemmis                            ...
Monday, July 8, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
CANA's COCP: All-New Curriculum to Premiere August 7, 2013 »
CANA's Crematory Operations Certification Program ALL-NEW CURRICULUM! CANA's COCP, the industry's gold standard for...
Thursday, November 29, 2012
2013 CANA & NFDA Cremation Symposium Offers Success Secrets from Cremation Experts »
Cremation Confidential: 2013 CANA & NFDA Cremation Symposium Offers Success Secrets from Cremation Experts...
Monday, May 14, 2012
CANA Goes Mobile »
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Tuesday, May 1, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
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