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- How to Donate a Car
Car donation can be a great way to give back to the community. Learn how you can donate your car with our helpful guide.
- When to Donate Your Car
Read our car donation guide to help determine the best time to donate your car.
- DMV Requirements for Car Donation
Learn about the DMV requirements you must meet in order to complete a car donation.
- Car Donation Charities & Organizations
Interested in donating your vehicle? Find out how to select the best charity to donate to, and what your car may be used for after it’s donated.
- Tax Deductions & Car Donations
Learn how to take advantage of tax deductions after donating a car.
- Other Vehicle Donations
Read our guide to donating other vehicles, such as boats and motorcycles.
- Cash for Clunkers
The Cash for Clunkers program helped drivers turn in older vehicles for newer fuel-efficient ones. Some cities still have similar recycling programs available for you to utilize.
- Car Donation vs. Cash for Junk Cars
Learn how car donation and cash for junk car programs can help you get rid of your old car.
- California Vehicle Retirement
Learn how you can take advantage of California’s vehicle retirement program and get yourself into a more fuel-efficient car.
- Car Donation Scams
Donating your car? Learn about possible car donation scams and how to you can avoid them.