Collaborate, learn, make a bigger difference


ALMA provides networking, organizational and spiritual support to Lutheran mission agencies, RSOs, and societies, as well as synodical and district mission entities, mission-involved congregations, and other supportive businesses and organizations in their specific efforts to reach people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. ALMA does this by providing:
* An identifiable entity for those who represent, operate and promote their respective mission societies or agencies.
* A setting for professional interaction and personal sharing among those involved in mission activities in
the United States and other countries.
* An organization that fosters a spirit of trust and teamwork among mission organizations and related entities.

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Annual Membership Dues

Voting Member (nonprofit charitable Recognized Service Organization, Mission Agency, or Society with faith positions and activities in harmony with the Scriptures and the Lutheran Confessions).
     $50/year (organizations with an annual budget less than $50K)
     $100/year (annual budget of $50,000-$100,000)
     $150/year (annual budget of $100,000-$250,000)
     $200/year (annual budget of more than $250,000)

Associate Member (business, related/other organization, Synodical mission entity, District, congregation, or non-Lutheran mission organization that has an interest in the purpose and activities of ALMA). Membership: $150.00 per year

Individual Member ("Friend of ALMA" -- an individual supporter with an interest in the purpose and activities of ALMA). Membership: $50.00 per year

If you would like more information about joining ALMA or have questions about membership, please contact us.

"As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another." - Proverbs 27:17

Membership Benefits

* Networking and mutual support with other Lutheran mission organizations.
* Discounted registration for the ALMA Annual Conference and other events (webinars, etc.).
* Inclusion in the ALMA directory of member organizations with graphics and links to promote your organization and help people find and learn more about you.
* The ability to post news articles/updates and position vacancies through the ALMA newsletter and social media.
* A "Members only" online community that provides a diverse array of features and services for learning, topical discussion groups, and networking with other members.
* Consultation on issues like funding, communications, and mission education.
* The credibility of member organizations.