You’ve come to the right place! At Kars4Kids, we make vehicle donations simple so that you can get in, get out, and still make it to your pilates class on time.
Love keeping things basic, we do too. Contact us & we’ll come tow your car, absolutely free of charge!
We guarantee crazy fast pickup, sometimes even within 24 hours, so you can rest easy.
Write off your car! Donate your vehicle & receive a tax deductible receipt equal to the value of your vehicle.
We can show you how to donate your car in four simple steps! Don’t believe us? Just watch.
What you need to donate: Provide us with basic info about your car
Time it takes: 2 minutes
But don’t sweat it, because we accept all kinds of vehicles- even those without a pink slip, in a non-operational state, or with expired registration. Kars4Kids doesn’t discriminate!
With our experienced team of tow-truck drivers based all around California, you can expect us quickly, sometimes even the same day. Mmhm.
Your tax deduction is based on the sale price of your car. We work hard to sell your car for the best price, which means more funds for charity and a bigger tax deduction for you. See Tax Deduction at a Glance to see how much money you’ll earn on your car donation.
Your donation helps fund Kars4Kids youth programs. Your donated car can change lives! As a 501(c)3 charity, when you donate to us, you’ll receive a tax receipt within 2-4 weeks. Plus, we’ll send you packing with a free vacation voucher! Pretty sweet, huh?
Recent California donations
When you donate your car to Kars4Kids, the top car donation program, your used car benefits this national charity and its thousands of beneficiaries.
There’s a reason donors in California and throughout the U.S. consider Kars4Kids the best place to donate a car.
We fund educational, developmental, and recreational programs for youth around the country; and now, you can too. When you donate your car to our charity, you help us with our goal of fostering a generation of well-balanced, productive adults.
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Through year-round educational youth development and mentoring programs for children and their families, Kars4Kids helps thousands of children develop into productive members of their community. Learn more about what we do and see our charity programs here.
California? We love it. Many Californian charities have been helped through our Kars4Kids’ grant program. Donate your car and help fund your local community organizations.
We get it. You don’t want to take our word for it. Hey, that’s cool. Kars4Kids has thousands of satisfied donors who can vouch for us.
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
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
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 EscortI donated my 1991 Ford Escort
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.
For a full list of frequently asked questions check out our faq section
Even if your car has a salvage title, and is considered a total loss, we can still accept the vehicle for donation in California.
We suggest you find a top car donation program so that your donation goes far. Find a great charity that helps fund worthy causes and touches lives. Say...Kars4Kids? While there are many different companies that provide this sort of service, Kars4Kids is known and trusted all over the country. We make the process super-simple, headache- free, and fast.
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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.
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.