Mission: To stimulate and contribute to the improvement of county government throughout the united states.
Programs: Contributions and other misc programs- funding to provide for operating costs of related organization, the national association of counties research foundation (nacorf). Nacorf's charitable mission is to ascertain, develop and distribute knowledge about county government for the education of the public in general, and for the specific education and training of public officials and prospective public officials.
legislative - through naco's member meetings and committees, this department develops national legislative policy in support of america's counties and for representation to congress and federal and executive agencies. To congress and the administration, naco presents the county government view on all legislative and proposed regulations affecting counties.
conferences and meetings - naco holds three major conferences each year: legislative, annual, and western interstate region. Conferences and meetings afford county officials the opportunity to learn and gather information to help improve the effectiveness and efficiency of their county's operations and programs.