CMNGD (think COMMONGOOD) is a local linen service for the hospitality industry providing transitional employment to people facing barriers.


What We Do

We've heard from owners and managers in the hospitality industry and they want a local, simple and reliable service they can count on without any smoke and mirrors or long punitive contracts.  We can deliver this and more - all the while doing something amazing for our communities.  

CMNGD Linens offers quality linen and custom laundry service, tailored to the needs of the high demand restaurant and hospitality businesses in Calgary.

Our sustainable model delivers employment mentorship, a real living wage and support to those who face employment barriers. 


What We Provide


Clean and simple billing

Twice weekly pick up and drop off of linens

High quality linens


Custom uniform program via Medium Rare Chef Apparel

A great story supporting Calgarians your customers will love. 

Wash Only Service


“We believe poverty can be solved through creative solutions that involve digging deeper into the issues that cause poverty; access to opportunity, living wage, affordable housing and mental health.”



"When a community comes together in a thoughtful, open & creative manner, we can create amazing, innovative solutions, together."

Our Story

Blending our experience of the hospitality industry, entrepreneurship, marketing and passion for ending poverty & homelessness in Canada; we are offering the often missing cog in the existing support programs: on the job training in a real world environment that is stable and safe at a living wage for those living or transitioning out of a homeless shelter.  

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Featured Restaurant Partner


Now Open in Inglewood! 1212 9 Ave SE and there is a patio! 


Community Restaurant Partners


Our Community Partners