About Resilience Resources, Inc.

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Established soon after the Camp Fire that ravaged Butte County in California, this non-profit, successfully obtained non-profit status and set out with a mission to help heal Butte County.  Their focus is  to support healing with free professionally lead group support groups to survivors of the burn zone.

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Thank you to our generous funders:

North Valley Foundation- Butte Strong Fund

Baptist Church

First Christian Disciples of God

Unitarian Universal

Faith Lutheran

Resilience is on hiatus until further notice, due to COVID and funding.- 1/14/21

Meet the Board of Directors

Bryan Plude is the Reverend or the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Church in Chico CA.  He is the President of the Board.


Eileen Brownell is the Chaplain for Chico Police Department and is a pastor at Center for Spiritual Living in Chico CA.  She is also the Vice President of the Board.


Marv Megibow serves as a member of the Board and is also a psychologist and member of the Congregational Beth Isreal.

Jesse Kearns is the Pastor of First Christian Church in Chico CA.  He is also the Board Secretary.

Ted Sandberg is the retired pastor for First Baptist of Chico CA.  He is a Board member and the Resilience Resources Treasurer.

Meet the Executive Director


Kristina L. Carter joined Resilience Resources in June of 2020.  She is a professor at CSUC for the Dept of Public Health & Health Science Administration.  Kristina has an extensive history in her work with the Long Term Camp Fire Recover Spiritual Emotional Wellness Committee and was the Director of the recently closed Camp Fire WISH program and hosted the Memorial on March 8, 2018 for the 85 lives lost in the Camp Fire.

Are you feeling moved to help too?  See our GoFundMe page!