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Should I Donate My Car Or Junk It?

Do you have an unwanted car on your property? You have options for your old or unwanted vehicle! In the past, you would have to arrange to junk your old car. Now, you have the amazing alternative to donate it to Wheels For Wishes! Donating your car helps a great cause, is convenient for you, and you get a great tax deduction. You may wonder whether you should donate or junk your scrap vehicle. We will help you figure out what’s best for you!

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Wheels For Wishes makes it easy to donate your car!

We Come To You And Tow Your Vehicle For Free

One way or another, you usually end up paying to tow your junk car to a scrap yard. Sometimes, they give you money for the scrap metal, but they subtract a fee for the towing.

Wheels For Wishes comes to you with free towing. We take care of the entire scheduling process so it’s convenient for you. Your donation benefits your local chapter of Make-A-Wish, and you get a great tax deduction.

Scheduling removal with a scrap yard can be a hassle. Wheels For Wishes makes sure the process is easy and free for you.

Donating Your Car Give You A Great Tax Deduction

Scrap yards sometimes offer a small sum of cash for your vehicle. They deduct towing expenses first.

Wheels For Wishes is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity. That means your donation comes with a great tax deduction! You are helping local kids live their dreams, and it pays to donate! After your donation is complete, we send your tax-deductible receipt in the mail. You can use this on your 1098-c form during tax season to claim your deduction.  

Save Space By Donating Your Car

One of the main reasons to donate your scrap your vehicle is that it takes up space. Whether it’s in your garage, driveway, or yard, you could use that space for something else! We come to you almost anywhere and accept almost all vehicles, running or not. Give us a call at 1-855-278-9474, and we will quickly let you know if and when we can take your vehicle away!

Donate Your Vehicle To An Amazing Cause!

So, where does the money go when you donate your car to Wheels For Wishes? We give the proceeds to your local chapter of Make-A-Wish! Your unwanted car may not be worth much to you, but it makes a huge impact for Make-A-Wish kids. These local kids are facing critical illness. Your donation helps fund their ultimate wishes! Who knew a junk car could help change the lives of local children!

How To Donate Your Junk Car

Donating your vehicle to Wheels For Wishes is easy! Just follow these three steps:

  • Call us at 1-855-278-9474 or fill out an online donation form. Our representatives are helpful and make the process easy!
  • Next, we come to you with free towing.
  • When your donation is complete, we send your tax-deductible receipt in the mail. Use it to claim your great tax deduction!

When it comes to scrapping or donating your car, the decision is easy! Donate your car to Wheels For Wishes today!

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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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