10 (or more) WAYS


Your donations, volunteering, and social media sharing will go to work right away to get more housing for people and keep people housed.

CHAT is a 501(3)(c) non-profit organization and

donations are tax-deductible as permitted by law.

1) Share our social media posts and our emails:

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube, sign up for our email list, then share our posts and emails with your friends and family. Liking, sharing, and commenting on our posts helps get news of our work into more people's timelines.

2) Volunteer!

We are mostly volunteer-run and you can support our work in a variety of volunteer roles. Check our Volunteer page to learn more.

3) Donate online with a credit card, debit card, or PayPal

Click the link above to make a one-time or recurring donation by credit card, debit card, or your personal PayPal account.

4) Donate by Check

To donate by check, send it to the following address:


P.O. Box 4868

Chico, CA 95927

5) Furniture Donations

We always need donated furniture to help our residents set up their new homes.  We can pick up your furniture  by arrangement. We can accept sofas, tables, chairs, shelves. dressers, and bed-frames. Sorry, we cannot accept pillows, bed linens, mattresses, tablecloths, or towels. To arrange a donation, please send an email with a description of the items and a picture to info@chicohousingactionteam.net.

6) Car & Vehicle Donations

We are now working with CARS to let supporters donate to CHAT via vehicle donations in a snap! Click here to donate your car or vehicle through the CARS organizations' vehicle donations program - CHAT gets 70% of the proceeds!

Or call the CARS Vehicle Donation Toll-Free Number: 855-500-7433 | 855-500-RIDE





CARS will also accept trucks, RVs, boats, and even planes! And you'll receive a tax receipt from CARS after they sell the vehicle.


7) Amazon wishlist

If you shop at Amazon and would like to purchase something CHAT needs, click here to see the list of office or maintenance items we need and consider buying one for us.

8) Amazon Smile

If you shop at Amazon, go to smile.Amazon.com, then Your Account, then Change Your Amazon Smile Charity. Enter Chico Housing Action Team in the charity search box and select it when it comes up. Voila, now all your purchases will send a small percentage to CHAT.

9) Donate some property to CHAT


Please consider donating your property to CHAT! It would make an enormous difference for our work. Contact our executive director Leslie Johnson at 530-518-9992.

10) Leave a gift for CHAT in your will

Please consider leaving a gift for CHAT in your will. With a gift in your will or estate plan, you can support a cause that has been important in your life and make a permanent impact on your community. If you would like to leave a gift in your will as a legacy please contact our executive director Leslie Johnson at 530-518-9992.