Car Donation Los Angeles

Car Donation Los Angeles Looking to donate your car to charity in Los Angeles, CA?

You’ve come to the right place! At Kars4Kids we make it easy to donate your car.

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Free Towing

Get rid of your car the easy way with Kars4Kids’ free towing. We make car donations simple!

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Quick, 24 hour turnaround

We’ll pick up your car faster than you can fight your way through the LA freeway gridlock.

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Tax deduction

Write off your car! Donate your vehicle to receive a tax deduction equal to the value of your car.

How to donate your car in Los Angeles, CA

We’re here to help! Kars4Kids will help show you how it works in Los Angeles, CA.

Cost: $0

What you need to donate: Provide us with basic info about your car

Time it takes: 2 minutes

01Tell us about your car

Kars4Kids accept cars of all kinds, as diverse as the city itself! We accept cars in any condition, whether your car is without a title or its exterior won't make a Hollywood audition.

02Schedule a free pickup

We’ve got you covered. With our crew of towers in Los Angeles, we can move your car and get it on its way, sometimes even the same day.

03Help kids

Your donation helps fund Kars4Kids youth programs. Your donated car helps change lives! As a 501(c)3 charity, you’ll receive a tax receipt within 2-4 weeks. Plus you’ll get a vacation voucher which will make that good-feel feeling last even longer.

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700,000+ donors trust us with their car.

Recent Los Angeles donations

  • Donated 2008  Nissan Sentra by Phillip S
    2008 Nissan Sentra by Phillip S .
    5 Days ago
  • Donated 2007  Saturn ION by Steven Y
    2007 Saturn ION by Steven Y .
    5 Days ago
  • Donated 2000  Toyota Celica by Oscar C
    2000 Toyota Celica by Oscar C .
    6 Days ago
  • Donated 2002  Toyota RAV4 by Henry H Y
    2002 Toyota RAV4 by Henry H Y .
    6 Days ago
  • Donated 1987  Chevrolet Corvette by Victorino H
    1987 Chevrolet Corvette by Victorino H .
    6 Days ago
  • Donated 2012  Honda Civic by Josie K
    2012 Honda Civic by Josie K .
    7 Days ago
  • Donated 2005  Chevrolet Venture by Susan D
    2005 Chevrolet Venture by Susan D .
    8 Days ago
  • Donated 2007  Scion tC by Ericka A
    2007 Scion tC by Ericka A .
    8 Days ago
  • Donated 2000  Nissan Xterra by Cindi C
    2000 Nissan Xterra by Cindi C .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 2006  Chevrolet Equinox by Anita P
    2006 Chevrolet Equinox by Anita P .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 2008  Cadillac CTS by Jonathan V
    2008 Cadillac CTS by Jonathan V .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 2007  Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 by James T
    2007 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 by James T .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 2002  Nissan Pathfinder by Kenneth Michael P
    2002 Nissan Pathfinder by Kenneth Michael P .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 2001  Mercedes-Benz CLK by Derek R
    2001 Mercedes-Benz CLK by Derek R .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 2007  Jeep Liberty by Janet T
    2007 Jeep Liberty by Janet T .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 2007  Jeep Liberty by Janet T
    2007 Jeep Liberty by Janet T .
    9 Days ago

How your car donation helps

LA is full of celebrities, and with your donation to Kars4Kids, you’ll be the celebrity you’ve always dreamed to be.

When you donate your car to Kars4Kids, the top car donation program, your used car benefits the national charity and its thousands of beneficiaries.

There’s a reason donors locally in Los Angeles and throughout the US turn to Kars4Kids to donate their used car.

So turn up the music, roll down the windows, and feel good knowing you’re helping Kars4Kids.

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Get rid of your car + easy process + help kids!

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Education Programs

Through year-round educational, youth development & mentoring programs for children and their families, Kars4Kids helps thousands of children develop into productive members of the community. Learn about what we do and see our charity programs here.

Kars4Kids Grants

Many local LA charities have been helped through Kars4Kids’ grant program. Donate your car to help fund your local community organizations.

Donor Testimonials

Hear from real CA donors how donating went for them.

Joe R.
Joe R.
San Jose, CA
I enjoyed working with Kars for Kids 5

Really good! I enjoyed working with Kars for Kids, best radio commercial out there and great service on the pickup!

I donated my 1996 Volkswagen Jetta
Richard C.
Richard C.
La Mirada, CA
We appreciate the efficiency of Kars4Kid. . . 5

Our three experiences with Kars4Kids have been wonderful! After calling other organizations to receive our autos and finding them to be more complicated than expected, we appreciate the efficiency of Kars4Kids no hassle process for helping us donate o. . .

I donated my 2002 Honda Civic
Michael T.
Michael T.
Novato, CA
I wish every business deal went this eas. . . 5

Every part of the transaction was easy,I wish every business deal went this easy.I know this went to a great cause and I hope someone gets some use from my Escort

I donated my 1991 Ford Escort
Corey W.
Corey W.
Los Gatos, CA
Great job and a great cause 5

The entire process was painless and actually very pleasant. Everyone was very responsive and the driver showed up on time to pickup the car.
Great job and a great cause.

I donated my 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Frequently Asked Questions

For a full list of frequently asked questions check out our faq section

Wondering whether it is worth it to donate your used car to charity? Is donating a car worth it?

Oftentimes, it’s easiest to donate your car to charity rather than to junk it, plus you’ll feel good about helping a great cause.

When donating your car to good charities like Kars4Kids, your car donation will help fund youth programs and impact thousands of children.

Trying to figure out the best organization to donate a car? If you’re looking for a charity to give a car donation in LA, find a top car donation program so that your donation goes furthest.

Find a good charity that helps fund worthy causes, such as Kars4Kids. Donate your car to Kars4Kids to help touch thousands of lives.

It’s easy to donate your car to Kars4Kids. The pickup process is quick and simple and Kars4Kids is a good charity that benefits children and their families. Donate right here or call 323-802-0929.

No. There is no charge at all for any expenses.
We pick up cars in the greater Los Angeles area and beyond!

A local Los Angeles towing company will be in touch with you to schedule a pickup within 24 hours after you contact Kars4Kids.

We can usually arrange to have your car picked up as quickly as necessary.

Giving a car away to a 501(c)3 charity is tax deductible. You’ll get a tax-deductible receipt based on the value of your car.

You can write off a new car for a large tax deduction. Contact Kars4Kids to find out how much do you get back on your taxes for donating a car.

You should remove the license plates once the tower arrives and return them to the DMV. In LA, as well as the entire state of California, you must also turn in a release of liability to the DMV.

On these forms, you should fill in our name and address: Kars4Kids, 1805 Swarthmore Ave. Lakewood, NJ 08701. For the vehicle purchase price field, you can fill in “donation”.

The iconic hondaACCORD

is the most popular car donated in LA

An average of26,000+

cars are donated from LA each year

Our Areas of Service

We pick up from all over Los Angeles.

  • Downtown
  • Chinatown
  • Koreatown
  • Fashion District
  • Arts District
  • Venice
  • Westlake
  • Little Tokyo
  • Silver Lake
  • Brentwood
  • Crenshaw
  • Highland Park
  • Flower District
  • Crenshaw
  • Echo Park
  • Westwood

We cover the entire Los Angeles , CA

Kars4kids Car Donation

10313 South Alameda St
Los Angeles, CA 90002
323-802-0929

Sun - Thu: 7 am - midnight EST
Fri: 7 am - 6 pm EST
Sat: 2 pm - midnight EST

Financial disclosure: Kars4Kids is exempt from tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and qualifies for the maximum charitable contribution deduction by donors. Our Federal Identification Number is 22-374-6050. Financial information may be obtained directly from your state agency..

Any information on this page related to state laws and title requirements is correct to the best of our knowledge. But because this kind of information is liable to change, please check with your local motor vehicle authority for current guidelines and requirements.

Donate your car in Los Angeles.

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