Camp Fire Information

Wildcats Rise Support

Our compassion and care are hallmarks of the Chico Experience, and we are so grateful to those who have expressed sympathies and support for those impacted by this horrific fire.

Wildcats Rise Fire Recovery Fund

The University has established the Wildcats Rise Fire Recovery Fund to allocate financial resources to those who were directly impacted by the Camp Fire. Donations to this fund will support students, faculty, and staff in need of aid for clothing and household goods, electronics such as phones and laptops, transportation, childcare assistance, temporary housing, school supplies, or meal assistance. 

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University Assistance

The University plans to set up an one-stop care center to assist students, faculty, and staff who have been direcly impacted by the Camp Fire. Students and employees impacted by the Camp Fire may apply for grant aid from the Wildcats Rise Fire Recovery Fund, short-term loan assistance, or basic needs grants. 

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Offer and Find Resources

We have received many inquiries about ways to provide in-kind and other support for our campus community and alumni who were directly impacted by the Camp Fire. The Wildcats Rise Facebook group has been established as a place for our Wildcats to engage and connect. Let the campus community know what needs you may have or what donations or assistance you may be able to provide.