The easy way to donate a building.

No Cost. Simple Process. Maximum Tax Deduction.

Let’s discuss if donating is the right option for you.

We’ll contact you within 1 business day.

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Eliminate the hassle

Get rid of your unwanted building with our simple donation process.

Reduce your expenses

Save on costly violations, taxes & fees for a building you don’t need.

Save on your taxes

Receive a tax deduction for the appraised value of your property.

Donate your building in a few steps


Submit the online form with some basic info about your building.


We’ll review the property to determine if our charity can accept it.


We’ll take care of the paperwork & mail closing documents over for you to sign.

Recent property donationsHundreds of satisfied donors.

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We accept building donations nationwide

Multifamily Residential

Occupied or vacant, donation may be a great option for your multifamily property if it’s no longer producing income or you’re looking to downsize your portfolio.

Commercial Properties

Our experience with all kinds of commercial real estate, from retail storefronts through industrial properties, will make the transfer of your building seamless.

Vacant Buildings

When you don’t know what to do with a vacant building, the tax benefits and easy, cost-free process can make donating to Kars4Kids your best bet.

Your donation helps kids

$100 M to charity programs
32,000+ lives touched
180+ networked schools
30+ after school locations

We’re a national Jewish nonprofit providing mentorship, educational support and nurturing year-round environments. Whether it’s tailored care from staff in summer camp, the safe haven of afterschool groups, or a mentor's listening ear, we provide the support youth need to thrive.

Frequently asked questions

Donating a building does not have to be a long ordeal. If all papers are in order and the title is clear of issues, the donation process typically takes between 3-6 weeks, from initial contact through closing.

We may be able to accept a building with a lien on it, but every property needs a separate evaluation. Please fill out this form and we’ll get back to you within 1 business day to discuss your situation.

Yes, we most certainly do accept donations of buildings that are in less than ideal condition.

Yes, we can accept tenant-occupied properties. We’ll need some information on the tenant(s) to complete the donation.

Kars4Kids will pay all closing and recording fees. In order to receive your tax deduction, you’ll need a current appraisal on the property. According to IRS regulations, tax deduction is based on a current property appraisal. If you already have a current appraisal, you do not need to get another one.

Yes, Kars4kids can work with the board to facilitate the transfer.

As a general rule, you can claim the FULL appraised value of the donated building. Consult your tax advisor for details.

At Kars4Kids, our team of specialists review each building donation offer we receive, to ensure that the charity can benefit from the donation. We analyze a variety of different factors to maximize the potential of every building donation.

Kars4Kids assesses each property, and based on the condition, location, and other factors, may hold it, or resell to generate profits for our charity.

No. We will mail you all the necessary documents for you to sign.

We've helped hundreds of people donate their property.


Let’s discuss if donating a building is right for you.

We’ll contact you within 1 business day.