YMCA Youth Leadership Council

Stand Up. Speak Up. Lead.


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Our Cause

To engage socially responsible youth that will execute service learning projects to their local community to bring about social change.
To be examples of Healthy Living by sharing and living a lifestyle that promotes longevity!
To implement the youth development road map into action by developing “Five-Year Successful Life Plan.”

Who Is Eligible

High school students in Madison, Morgan, Limestone, Jackson and Marshall counties.

What Does It Cost?

YMCA Youth Leadership Council is FREE! We ask that you invest your time and dedication to our community!
Scholarships are available based upon need and merit for Signature Experiences such as YELLOWSTONE ADVENTURE & SERVICE, YOUTH IN GOVERNMENT, and CHRISTIAN VALUES CONFERENCE.

Why Me?

The Y believes in YOU! We believe that you will have a profound effect upon others in the community in which you live.

What Is Required of Me?

To serve one full term in YMCA Youth Leadership Council, September through May during the school year.

Download Application for YMCA Youth Leadership Council



Lamont Singleton
Director of Youth Development and Social Responsibility
Heart of the Valley YMCA
256.428.9622 Ext. 3010