Troop 88 is the longest continuously chartered Boy Scout Troop in Blount County. Troop 88 has been chartered to New Providence Presbyterian Church since 1925.
The Cub Scout program began at New Providence in 1940, and Pack 88 is currently the largest scout pack in Blount County.
As of January 2018, Troop 88 had 35 boy scouts and 28 registered adults. Pack 88 had 128 scouts and 48 registered adults.