Used Car Donations in La Crescenta

Donate used car La Crescenta Quite a few charities around La Crescenta 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 charities in and around La Crescenta, CA work with other car donation firms. These third party companies take care of all of the duties of the vehicle donation process. These middleman give a check to the organization for a percentage of the gross sale price. Other charities operate their own in house vehicle donation program. Whether you choose a charity that works with a middleman, or has its own vehicle donation department, you should find out what percentage of the proceeds goes directly to helping the charitiable cause.

Donate a Vehicle - La Crescenta

  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul
    1-800-322-8284
    Your car donation to SVdP will help the needy and suffering in your local area.
  • 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.
  • American Diabetes Association
    1-800-936-4361
    The American Diabetes Association works to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. Your donation will help to further this mission.

Donating an Auto - La Crescenta

Besides cars and trucks, several charities in La Crescenta take 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 La Crescenta 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.





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Types of Vehicles to Donate
Charitable organizations in La Crescenta, California will generally accept the following items along with some others for donation.
  • Jetskis
  • Fifth Wheels
  • Cars
  • Fishing Boats
  • Pontoon Boat
  • Vans
  • Motorcycles
  • Industrial Machines
  • Cargo Vans
  • Mini-Vans