530.345.2640 1297 Park Avenue
Chico, CA 95928
  • The Jesus Center is a non-profit organization founded in God’s love.

    In response to the complexity of homelessness, hunger and poverty, we work with our community to restore those suffering from isolation to community integration.

Housing Program

We currently provide housing to nearly 60 individuals at six different sites.

Job Training

Offering help, hope, vocational skills, and a sense of dignity through work.

Ongoing Needs

From clothing to canned and dry goods, here’s a listing of all our ongoing needs.

Join Our CSA

As a member your pledge goes further than growing crops. It helps to harvest hope!


Get involved! Serve at the Jesus Center weekly, monthly, or just once in a while.

Monthly Updates

View past monthly newsletters and sign up to receive email news and updates.


A look at our past, upcoming, and annual special events and fundraisers.

In the News

Latest headlines and press clippings from our work in and with the community.

More than just a meal—we’re about restoration.

In all we do, we strive to inspire people to reach their full spiritual, physical, emotional and vocational wellness. Serving nearly 300 meals a day and providing housing to nearly 60, we offer hope and a path to transforming lives.