Welcome to the Argyle Chapter of the Young Men’s Service League! 

Our chapter is comprised of young men who attend school in Argyle ISD and their mothers. We are focused on serving our community and value the opportunity to raise strong leaders.  

YMSL Argyle is committed to growth through volunteering and strongly values sharing moments with our sons where our hearts are impacted in a positive way.


About YMSL

The Young Men’s Service League is a 501(c)(3) non-profit national organization. Members of YMSL are moms and their teenage sons who volunteer together to serve their local communities during his four years of high school. YMSL currently represents over 10,400 moms and 11,500 young men as part of more than 130 chapters across 18 states. 

YMSL offers moms service opportunities and time together with her son(s) to grow their relationship and to instill in him a heart of service to last a lifetime. In addition to service, as part of its four-year comprehensive program, YMSL teaches leadership and life skills to develop our young men to become the capable, confident, and compassionate leaders of tomorrow.

The pillars of the YMSL experience are service, learning, and leadership. YMSL is a four-year comprehensive program. Requirements for membership include:

YMSL Sponsor

YMSL is a sponsorship organization, a prospective member needs to be sponsored by a current member of the chapter she wishes to join. Contact membership for guidance. Enrollment is during the son’s 8th-grade year. 

4-Year Commitment

Joining YMSL is a four-year commitment. Young men and their mothers are expected to remain active in the chapter during his four years of high school. An annual Volunteer and Senior Recognition Banquet is held each spring.

20 Hours of Service

A minimum of 20 service hours are required annually at a variety of chapter approved philanthropies. Most of these hours must be served as a Mother/Son team.

Job within the Chapter

Each mom and son must individually serve in a job or leadership position within the chapter. Positions rotate annually. Roles offer valuable experience and leadership opportunities.

5 Meetings

A structured four-year curriculum for young men covers a variety of life skills and brings in local speakers. Young men must attend at least 5 men’s meetings per year. Moms must attend at least 3 moms meetings per year.

Membership Fees

YMSL annual chapter dues and banquet fee.

Contact membership for more details.

Joining YMSL

Ready to take the next step?

Enrollment for new members takes place in January/February/March of the son’s 8th-grade year.

If you do not know anyone in YMSL, please contact us to assist you.

YMSL is a sponsorship organization, which means a prospective member needs to be sponsored by a current member of the chapter they wish to join.

If you would like to learn more about joining, please click the contact membership button below to send us a message. 

Our Chapter’s Membership Dates & Deadlines for Enrollment:

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    Our Chapter’s Leadership Board

    Jane Krzysiak

    Board Member: President

    Jennifer Burns

    Board Member: President Elect

    Jennifer Lillis

    Board Member: First Vice President

    Emily Holt

    Board Member: Parliamentarian

    Amy Cook

    Board Member: Secretary

    Stephanie Phillips

    Board Member: Treasurer

    Lynn Russell

    Board Member: VP Communications

    Andrea King

    Board Member: VP Membership

    Carla Hilburn

    Board Member: VP Philanthropy

    Jennifer Sanberg

    Board Member: VP Website

    Cheryl Slaton

    Board Member: VP Young Men Coordinator

    Kerri Peschel

    Board Member: Assistant VP Membership

    Trisha Simms

    Board Member: Assistant VP Philanthropy

    Mindy Young

    Board Member: Assistant VP Young Men Coordinator

    Philanthropies we Serve

    Some local philanthropies that we currently have the honor of partnering with

    • Argyle Fire Station
    • Brookdale Denton South
    • Children’s Advocacy Center (for Denton County)
    • Cumberland Presbyterian Children’s Home
    • Denton County Friends of the Family
    • Denton Mobile Pantry
    • Friends of Shiloh Garden
    • Good Samaritan
    • Grace Like Rain Ministries
    • Keep Argyle Beautiful
    • Marine Corps League
    • Night to Shine
    • North Texas Food Bank
    • Operation Gratitude
    • Our Daily Bread
    • Project Linus
    • Refuge for Women North Texas
    • Sadie Keller Foundation
    • Serve Denton
    • Shoot for the Stars
    • Special Olympics
    • Support Our Troops Robson Ranch
    • UP Ministry

    If you are a philanthropy interested in partnering with our chapter, we would love to hear from you. Please use the contact our chapter button below. 

    Contact our Chapter

    We look forward to hearing from you about membership or how our members can serve your philanthropy and our community. Click the button below to contact our chapter.

    If you are interested in joining our chapter, please use the contact membership button in the Join section.

    To learn more about the YMSL National organization visit: YMSL.org

    To see a full list of chapters visit: YMSL.org/find-a-chapter

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