Corporate Information

AMVNC is a 501(c)3 corporation created to provide informally organized neighborhood CERTs in the city of Mountain View with the necessary legal framework to collect tax exempt donations (including corporate matches) for mission appropriate expenditures. Donations to AMVNC can be earmarked to the individual member CERTS. AMVNC provides necessary documentation and tracking under the supervision of a formally elected and seated board-of-directors.

AMVNC was incorporated April 2nd, 2015 in the state of California.

Local neighborhood CERT organizations recognized by the city of Mountain View can join AMVNC by sending representatives to AMVNC meetings, participating in city wide CERT activities, and contributing nominal dues. AMVNC membership will aid in collecting donations from entities requiring tax documentation. To get started, send an email to and an officer will get in touch with more details.

The officers for the 2021 calendar years are:

  • Chair: Martin Griss, chair@

  • Vice-Chair: Norm Berube, vice-chair@

  • Treasurer: Donna Murphy, treasurer@

  • Secretary: Rick Thomas, secretary@

Other useful addresses include:

  • webmaster@ - for comments about the website itself.

  • contact@ - general information requests

  • donate@ - for electronic donations and requesting receipts.

All email addresses are at

Important documents:

  • Bylaws [pdf]

  • Filings for incorporation and tax exempt status [folder].

  • Financial records [folder] (Donors have been redacted).

  • Meeting minutes and agendas [web page].

How to reach us: