Chico State Basic Needs Project

Welcome to Basic Needs

The Hungry Wildcat Food Pantry is OPEN!

Fall Semester Hours
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m.– 2 p.m. or by appointment call 530-898-4098.


  • Homeless?
  • Unstable housing?
  • Unexpected financial crisis?
  • Not enough food?
  • Trouble getting the right food?

Visit the Pantry and fill out the easy Chico State Basic Needs Application for Assistance

Do you want to donate? Thank you!

Check out our Get Involved(opens in new window) page to check out what donation items we take! Please call 530-898-4098 to arrange a donation drop off. We will need the following information:
  • Name
  • Phone number
  • What items you are donating
  • What day/time you are planning to drop off
*Please keep in mind, we don't accept open food items*

Thank you for your continued support!

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