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Memorial donations

A memorial donation is a financial contribution made in honor of someone's memory. Commonly used to raise money for funeral expenses or a charity, this is a form of giving that does a world of good.

Asking for memorial donations

Asking for donations can feel uncomfortable, but it doesn't have to be. After a loss, many people are looking for ways to help. By proposing a memorial donation in someone's honor, you give a clear way to offer support in someone's memory. Whether you need help paying for the memorial service or you wish to raise money for a worthy cause, never be afraid to ask for help. Loss is hard. You don't have to handle the financial burden alone.

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Memorial donation etiquette

There is a lot of etiquettes to consider around funerals and honoring the dead. Whether you're asking for a memorial donation or you're making a financial gift yourself, how do you handle this process delicately? It's important to be mindful of the feelings of others, especially the bereaved family. If your heart is in the right place, you're likely already on the right path forward.

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A dead body: cremation, burial, and donation options

By Danielle Solomon, MA in Professional Writing