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Donate A Car In Illinois To Benefit Your Local Make-A-Wish

Donate Your Car To Fund Make-A-Wish Illinois

Wheels For Wishes is a charity car donation program that helps fund the wishes of Make-A-Wish Illinois. The proceeds from your car donations make a huge difference when it comes to funding the wish experiences of Make-A-Wish Illinois.

“On behalf of all of us at Make-A-Wish® Illinois, I would like to thank the Car Donation Foundation for your generous support to help make the wishes of courageous Illinois children come true. Your part in our mission is essential.”

Stephanie Springs, Chief Executive Officer of Make-A-Wish Illinois


Your generous car donations provide wishes for kids like 4 year old Kate’s wish to go to Disney World.

Here's What You Get When You Donate Your Car In Illinois

When you donate your car or other vehicle you get a lot back!

  1. We pick up and tow away your vehicle for free, anywhere in Illinois!
  2. You free up space in your garage, shed, yard or driveway.
  3. You also receive a 100 percent tax-deductible receipt to use on your 1098-c form when filing taxes.
  4. Your vehicle donation makes a huge impact on Make-A-Wish Illinois, helping local kids get their wish experiences funded.

Running Or Not, We Tow For Free Anywhere In Illinois

  • Cars
  • Trucks
  • SUV’s
  • Motorcycles
  • Motorhomes
  • Trailers
  • RV’s
  • Watercraft
  • Boats
  • And more, even if the vehicle is not running!

Anywhere In Illinois Towing Is Free

Clear up some space and donate your boat and its trailer to Wheels For Wishes! You can use the tax deduction for a new boat, and Make-A-Wish will use your donation to make dreams come true!


Car donations like yours provide wishes for kids like 3 year old Bryce’s wish to have a pool.

Here's Where You Can Get Started With Your Vehicle Donation

Only a few easy steps to get started:

  1. Call us at 1-855-278-9474 or click on this online donation form.
  2. We'll arrange your free towing pick up within 24 hours of the next business day.
  3. You'll receive your 100% tax deductible receipt in less than a month.

Help make dreams come true for Illinois kids, help the environment and make your own life more convenient with one simple donation to Wheels For Wishes Illinois!

Check from WFW to Make-A-Wish Illinois May 2017

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CDF also runs the following programs:
Wheels for Wishes benefiting Make-A-Wish®, Wheels for Wishes & Wellness benefiting local children's hospitals and charities, Vehicles for Veterans benefiting disabled veterans, and Animal Car Donation benefiting animal rescue organizations.

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CDF's mission is to help these benefitting charities fulfill their missions with proceeds from CDF's car donation programs. CDF and all benefitting charities are separate and unaffiliated 501c organizations.
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