Little Red Hen is a 501(c)(3)non-profit organization serving children and adults with developmental disabilities. Our six Chico retail locations provide employment that is not subminimal wage. Our retail and horticulture departments employ 175 developmentally disabled adults, supported through the sales of items. 100% of our sales/donations benefit quality programs for children and adults with developmental disabilities like Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, and other cognitive disabilities.
Teresa Hayes, founder of Little Red Hen, has dedicated her life to helping others, and her passion has spawned so much more than just businesses. It sprouted awareness, support, self-esteem, education, and most importantly it has forever changed the lives of many people in our community.