Paul - great thinking, which reflects the years of work and experience already put together at the National Home Funeral Alliance (NHFA) http://homefuneralalliance.org/ . Hate to see you re-invent the wheel. Would be great to help what's already in place - especially #5! As for Green Burials, same thing there http://greenburialcouncil.org/ . There is a solid national organization you may want to dig into - have you approached anyone there to join your team? Here's what's available today at the NHFA:
5. Would love help with this. We've had a dream of being on 60 Minutes! :) What media wants is to be able to attend a 'real' home funeral, as it is happening. This is harder than it sounds, as most folks want their privacy.
This is a fantastic story about home funerals. I am on the board of the National Home Funeral Alliance. Our website lists any and everything someone would need to know to have a home funeral for a loved one. Which, by the way, is legal in all states (with restrictions in 10). Thank you for sharing. http://www.homefuneralalliance.org