Volunteer with ALM

Do more than belong to ALM, be part of it!

As a membership organization, we not only exist to support your professional needs, we are led by members who volunteer their time and expertise. ALM is reliant on members to help us define policies and procedures, develop relevant programming, content and benefits, and grow the association.

Why Volunteer?

  • Rise as a leader in the textile care industry.
  • Build credibility and rapport with colleagues and customers.
  • Become more valuable to your employer.
  • Earn Contact Hours with some volunteer opportunities. Contact us for more information.

How to Get Involved

You can take part in a committee or task force, serve on the board of directors, contribute editorial material for ALM's magazine or newsletter, peer review publications, present a webinar or seminar, or instruct at the Laundry & Linen College or CLLM review program. Time commitments vary, so even if you have little time to give, we respect that you have much to offer.


Time commitment: 1-2 hours per month

  • Board of Directors (elected by the membership)
  • Governance Committee
  • Credentialing/Nominating Committee
  • Editorial Task Force
  • Practice Guidance Council
  • Resource Allocations Committee
  • Subject Matter Export Working Groups


Time commitment: 4-5 hours per article, varies by publication

  • fresh Article
  • Publications author


Time commitment: 2-4 hours per session

  • Webinars
  • Seminars (ALM IMPACT Conference or The Clean Show)
  • Chapter Events


Time commitment: 8-12 hours plus travel and prep time

  • Laundry & Linen College
  • CLLM Review


Time commitment varies by opportunity

  • Publication Peer Review Team
  • Laundry & Linen College Facilitator (must be current RLLD)