"The most worth-while thing of a Scout is to try to put happiness into the lives of others."
Troop 688 was established by the Saint Gregory the Great Mens’ Council in 1962 and is chartered by St. Gregory the Great Church in Whittier, California.
Meetings are held at this location on Thursdays at 7:00pm. There is a parent/committee meeting held every first Thursday of each month. St. Gregory the Great Church is located at 13935 E. Telegraph Road, Whittier, CA. 90604.
The current Scout Master is Mark Luna, Outdoor Assistant Scout Master is Damian Gutierrez and Assistant Scout Master II is Refugio Cervantes Sr.
Many of 688’s outings and activities are district or council events, these include: Spring & Fall overnight camping, Summer Camp and Merit Badge Day. Our Outdoor calendar has a mix of different activities like Hiking, Backpacking, Cycling, Community Service and Volunteering opportunities.
Scouts help the community through involvement with the following service projects: Scouting For Food, Neighbors Helping Neighbors Volunteering and Holiday Basket Delivery.
If you have any question or like to inquiry about our Troop please go to "Contact Us" and submit your question, comment or request more information.
Boys interested in joining Troop 688 are welcome to come with their parents to any of our Thursday meetings to find out more information about registration requirements.
Boy Scout Joining Requirements:
* Boys 6 to 9 years old are welcome to join the Cub Scouts program at Pack 688.