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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.

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 2016  Scion iA by Mark H
    2016 Scion iA by Mark H .
    7 Days ago
  • Donated 2004  Pontiac Grand Prix by Harbert M
    2004 Pontiac Grand Prix by Harbert M .
    7 Days ago
  • Donated 2007  Acura RDX by Anthony H
    2007 Acura RDX by Anthony H .
    8 Days ago
  • Donated 1998  Toyota RAV4 by Kevin C
    1998 Toyota RAV4 by Kevin C .
    8 Days ago
  • Donated 2004  Honda Pilot by Neil T
    2004 Honda Pilot by Neil T .
    8 Days ago
  • Donated 2000  Volkswagen New Beetle by Roche W
    2000 Volkswagen New Beetle by Roche W .
    8 Days ago
  • Donated 2011  Buick Enclave by Harchitwant B
    2011 Buick Enclave by Harchitwant B .
    8 Days ago
  • Donated 2007  Dodge Magnum by Jorge G
    2007 Dodge Magnum by Jorge G .
    8 Days ago
  • Donated 2011  Honda CR-Z by Ray G
    2011 Honda CR-Z by Ray G .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 1990  Ford E-150 by Randal L
    1990 Ford E-150 by Randal L .
    9 Days ago
  • Donated 2000  Nissan Frontier by David K
    2000 Nissan Frontier by David K .
    10 Days ago
  • Donated 2000  Nissan Frontier by David K
    2000 Nissan Frontier by David K .
    10 Days ago
  • Donated 1999  Ford F-150 by Ted P
    1999 Ford F-150 by Ted P .
    10 Days ago
  • Donated 2007  GMC Acadia by Derek C
    2007 GMC Acadia by Derek C .
    10 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 in LA. We’ll schedule a free pickup at a convenient time for you – you don’t even need to be there when we come. 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.

You can get a tax deduction by giving a car away to a 501(c)3 charity. You’ll get a tax-deductible receipt based on the value of your car. You can write off the full amount we sell your car for or fair market value up to $500.

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

3183 Wilshire Boulevard #196B8
Los Angeles, CA 90010
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.

10313 South Alameda St,
Los Angeles, CA 90002

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