Mission Statement

North County CERT

This Corporation is a nonprofit public benefit corporation and is not organized for the private gain of any person. It is organized under the Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation Law for charitable purposes. The specific purposes for which this corporation is organized are (i) to educate the general public about disaster preparedness including the hazards that may negatively impact their communities in the event of an extraordinary event and (ii) to promote public safety by organizing one or more community emergency response teams (CERT) to support and lessen the burdens of local government activities in dealing with disasters or emergencies including minor fire suppression, disaster medical assistance, and crowd and traffic control in the event that an extraordinary event should occur, and (iii) to conduct other educational and charitable activities associated with these goals as allowed by law.