Troop 255, at 78 years, is one of the oldest Scout troops in Montgomery County. It is chartered by the Chevy Chase United Methodist Church at 7001 Connecticut Ave, Chevy Chase, MD but is open to all boys interested in the outdoors, adventure, great friendships, service to the community, independence, learning new skills and leadership. Members of various Christian, Jewish and Muslim faiths are members of the troop.
Troop 255 plays an active role in the Chevy Chase and Bethesda community, both through community service and character development. The Troop meets Tuesday evenings at 7:30 pm. Weekly meetings focus on acquiring skills, planning trips and rank advancement.