WELCOME TO ARGYLE
MOTHERS & SONS SERVING TOGETHER TO IMPACT THEIR LOCAL COMMUNITY
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.
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 100 chapters across 15 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. YSML is a four-year comprehensive program. Requirements for membership include:
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.
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.
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.
YMSL annual chapter dues and banquet fee.
Contact membership for more details.
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.
The YMSL year runs May 1 thru April 30.
Our Chapter’s Membership Dates & Deadlines for Enrollment:
- 05-01-2021Calendar Year 21/22 Starts
Our Chapter’s Leadership Board
Philanthropies we Serve
Some Local Philanthropies 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
Grace Like Rain Ministries
Keep Argyle Beautiful
Little Free Pantries
Marine Corps League
Night to Shine
North Texas Food Bank
Our Daily Bread
Refuge for Women North Texas
Sadie Keller Foundation
Shoot for the Stars
Support Our Troops Robson Ranch
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.
To learn more about the National organization visit: YMSL.org
To see a full list of chapters visit: YMSL.org/find-a-chapter