Supply Partner Benefits

The International Order of the Golden Rule represents hundreds of independently owned and operated funeral homes across the globe. Our members need consistent and trustworthy Supply Partners to help them serve the families in their communities.

OGR invites you to join our Supplier Network to help meet that need and build your client base. Each member of the Supplier Network is asked to provide an incentive for OGR members. In exchange, we promote our Supplier Members at three tiers:

Annual Partners

Fee: $500/year

  • Your company is listed on the online Supplier Network page, including:
    • your company’s name
    • a description you provide, up to 100 words
    • contact information
    • a copy of your logo that links to your website
  • We will provide you with an updated membership list at least three times a year (October, January and April), including each member’s address and phone number.
  • Discounted pricing for exhibit space at OGR’s Annual Conference & Solution Center
  • Using copy you provide, we will send up to 2 sponsored social posts on your behalf on the OGR social media platform of your choosing. You may include a link and up to one image for each post.
  • 10% discount on website advertising opportunities on OGR.org
  • 10% discount on advertising rates in OGR’s quarterly magazine, The Independent, and bi-weekly eNewsletter, Insights
  • Line-item inclusion in the Fall Buyers Guide section of the Fall issue of The Independent
  • You may submit informative / Subject Matter Expert articles for inclusion in The Independent as space allows
  • Contact the Communications Department for submission guidelines and advertising rates

Royalty Partners

Fee: Minimum of $1,000 paid to OGR by the end of the July 1 - June 30 membership year in the form of royalties on product or service sales obtained through OGR Supplier Network sales, with the difference paid directly from the Supply Partner

Royalty Partners receive all Annual Partner benefits, plus:

  • Upgrade to a max of sponsored social posts sent by OGR on your behalf
  • FREE quarter-page ad in Fall Buyers Guide section of the Fall issue of The Independent. You may also upgrade to a larger size at a discounted rate.
  • 15% discount on advertising rates in all other issues of The Independent, plus the bi-weekly eNewsletter, Insights
  • 15% discount on website advertising opportunities on OGR.org
  • Contact the Communications Department for submission guidelines and advertising rates

Endorsed Suppliers

Fee: Endorsed Supplier agreements are tailored individually

This is an exclusive tier, with no more than one in any supplier category. Endorsed Suppliers receive all Royalty Partner benefits, plus:

  • Your Supplier Network listing may be expanded to up to 200 words, and we will also include a badge identifying you as an Endorsed Supplier
  • Using copy you provide, we will send 1 email to our full membership on your behalf.
  • FREE full-page ad in every issue of The Independent.
  • 20% discount on advertising rates in OGR’s bi-weekly eNewsletter, Insights
  • 20% discount on website advertising opportunities on OGR.org
  • Guaranteed placement of an informative / Subject Matter Expert article in one issue of The Independent. You will be asked to identify which issue you want your article to run in when you pay for your Endorsed Supplier membership. Additional articles may be submitted as space allows.
  • 1 complimentary exhibit booth at OGR’s Annual Conference & Solution Center, including one conference registration pass