Del Mar Old Auto Donations

Donate used car Del Mar Quite a few charities around Del Mar participate in car donation programs which allow the charity to raise money by taking old cars and other vehicles as donations. Read the information here to discover charities in your area that you can donate your used automobile to. You will also find out why non-profits are willing to take used cars and trucks and what they do with it to help them raise money.

Several charitable organizations in Del Mar outsource to third party vehicle donation companies. These third party companies handle all of the duties of the vehicle donation procedure. These middleman give the funds to the non-profit for a percentage of the vehicle gross sale price. Some other organizations operate their own in house vehicle donation program. Whether you choose a organization which deals with a middleman, or has its own vehicle donation department, you should find out what percentage of the funds from the sale of the vehicle will go to helping the charitiable cause.

Donate a Car in Del Mar, CA

  • Purple Heart Foundation
    1-888-414-4483
    The Purple Heart Foundation works to help veterans whenever they need help. Your car donation will serve these veterans as they have served our country.
  • American Cancer Society
    1-888-227-5500
    Donating your old car or truck to Cars for a Cure will help fund cancer research, education, as well as patient services programs.
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
    1-800-710-9145
    Big Brothers Big Sisters Cars for Kids Sake helps raise funds to continue their mission to provide children facing adversity with role models that change their lives for the better.

Donating a Vehicle in Del Mar

Besides running and non-running cars and trucks, most charities in Del Mar, CA will also accept running or not recreational vehicles such as ATVs, campers, motorhomes, trailers, boats, and even farm equipment in order to generate funds for the good of the non-profit.

If you want to take a deduction on your taxes from donating your old car or other property, you will need to figure out if the charitable organization you choose is a section 501(c)(3) organization as classified by the IRS. To do this you will want to contact the organization directly. Several charities in your area including many religious and educational groups are classified as section 501(c)(3) organizations. When you're in a position to make a donation, these charitable organizations are ready to pick it up.

Several regional charitable organizations in Del Mar probably don't have a vehicle donation program in place, but it might be possible for you to donate your unwanted car or truck to them. You need to discuss the possibility with the person that takes care or fundraising to find out if they will benefit from you making a donation.





donating a used auto in Del Mar, California



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Types of Vehicles to Donate
Charitable organizations in Del Mar, California will generally accept the following items along with some others for donation.
  • Lawn Mowers
  • Fifth Wheels
  • Motorcycles
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Trailers
  • Construction Equipment
  • Sailboats
  • Conversion Vans
  • Trailers
  • Fishing Boats