Reading Old Auto Donations

Donate used car Reading Quite a few charities around Reading 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.

Many national charitable organizations operate in-house vehicle donation programs that will sell cars to generate money to give to less fortunate individuals in Reading and surrounding areas. Shown below are a few of the top U.S. based charitable organizations that welcome car donations in Pennsylvania.

Top Auto Donation Charities - Reading

  • 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 Heart Association
    1-888-242-2271
    The American Heart Association uses funds from donated cars to continue their mission of building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
  • U.S. Fund for UNICEF
    1-855-487-3863
    The U.S. Fund for UNICEF works to save millions of children's lives. Your vehicle donation will help with this work.

Donating a Car in Reading, PA

Besides cars and trucks, several charities in Reading 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.

One question to get answered if you want to get a deduction on your taxes is if your chosen charity is a section 501(c)(3) organization as classified by the IRS. You should call your chosen non-profit to make sure the organization is a qualified organization. Many educational and religiuos organizations around Reading happen to be classified as section 501(c)(3) organizations that can welcome your vehicle as a donation.

Many local charities in Pennsylvania may not have a vehicle donation department set up, but it could be possible for you to donate your non-running car or truck to them. You should speak with the person that takes care or raising money to discover if they will gain from donating a used car.





donating a used auto in Reading, Pennsylvania



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Types of Vehicles to Donate
Charitable organizations in Reading, Pennsylvania will generally accept the following items along with some others for donation.
  • Work Trucks
  • Dune Buggis
  • Mopeds
  • Industrial Machines
  • Fishing Boats
  • Cargo Vans
  • Campers
  • Conversion Vans
  • ATVs
  • 4 Wheelers