Community Action changes the lives of people, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.
The mission of the Aiken/Barnwell Counties Community Action Agency, Inc. is to fight against poverty by mobilizing resources, providing opportunities, programmatic services, and advocacy thereby empowering people to realize and sustain self-sufficiency and self-dignity.
As a non-profit organization, we are charged with providing programs and services that promote and create self-sufficiency directed to individuals, families and communities. Our vision, then, is to serve as a catalyst to improve the wellbeing of the communities we serve by reducing the causes and effects of poverty.
The Aiken/Barnwell Counties Community Action Agency, Inc. reports its outcomes under the following six (6) Results Oriented Management and Accountability (ROMA) national goals for community action: