Thank you to these sponsors who support the work of pioneering death educator Gail Rubin and A Good Goodbye!
Sponsors of the 2023 Before I Die New Mexico Festival:

A good Goodbye

Gail Rubin, CT, pioneering death educator, Certified Funeral Celebrant, and informed advocate for planning ahead, she puts the “fun” in funeral planning.


Keeper provides free online memorials and tributes. Families can use our tools and features to easily preserve, celebrate, and share a loved one’s legacy.

Sunset Memorial Park

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Sunset Memorial Park is a not-for-profit cemetery that has been serving generations of families in Central New Mexico since 1929. Open 365 days a year, the memorial park is located at 924 Menaul Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM.

French Funerals

Albuquerque’s largest and oldest family-owned funeral service company. The French family of companies includes French Funerals & Cremations, Sunset Memorial Park, Cremation Society of New Mexico, and Best Friends Pet Services.

Passages International

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Passages International is the leading provider of eco-friendly burial and cremation products to the funeral industry.

Charitable Partner

Part of the sponsorship proceeds from Before I Die NM will be donated to our charitable partner, Historic Fairview Cemetery. Established in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1881, the cemetery is the final resting place for approximately 12,000 people. The history of Albuquerque and New Mexico is told in the lives and deaths of the cemetery’s residents. The 501(c)(3) organization that manages the cemetery is working to bring its history to life and maintain the grounds. Visit

A portion of sponsorship fees may be tax-deductible as charitable donations. Festival sponsorship opportunities are still available by calling Gail Rubin at 505-265-7215.

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