Statement of Purpose

The Aiken Council of Neighborhoods is committed to preserving and promoting the integrity of Aiken’s neighborhoods by serving as an umbrella group whose members are the various recognized and approved neighborhood organizations within the City of Aiken and Aiken County.  ACoN’s primary purpose is to promote communication and cooperation between organizations, foster and celebrate a sense of community, respect diversity, and assist each other by providing a forum where member organizations can bring specific concerns for discussion and receive reliable information and support for legitimate causes. ACoN furnishes a connecting link between the neighborhoods and the elected and appointed officials and units of local government, collaborating on issues of neighborhood concern.