Chico State Basic Needs Project

Welcome to Basic Needs

Resources for Chico State Students impacted by the CAMP FIRE
(updated, Tuesday, November 27)

If you are a Chico State student who has been displaced or have been impacted by the Camp Fire please fill out the Application for Assistance(opens in new window). We also encourage you to apply for the Wildcats Rise Fire Recovery Fund Grants .


The Chico State Basic Needs Project is a collaborative effort of campus and community-based programs with the goal to improve student success through the provision of supplemental food, nutritious meals, CalFresh USDA SNAP food benefit assistance, research-based education, emergency housing, emergency grants and referral services for students experiencing food insecurity, hunger, displacement, homelessness and poverty.

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