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Your car donation helps local children!

Donate Your Car In NYC

A car donation to Wheels For Wishes, benefiting Make-A-Wish Metro New York, helps make wishes come true for Make-A-Wish kids throughout New York City.

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Your car donations help grant wishes like 5 year old Hannah’s wish to be a mermaid.

In a city where public transportation is so readily available, why hold onto a vehicle that hardly gets used? Instead, donate it to a great cause and also contribute to the green movement at the same time.

Why Donate Your New York City Car To Wheels For Wishes?

From 2010 until now, Wheels For Wishes has been a positive force for Make-A-Wish, donating over $73 million. Every kid from Metro New York deserves a happy and care-free childhood and donors like you help make that happen!

“We’re truly grateful for your compassion for local children. Each wish experience is even more than a joyful moment in time – it’s an opportunity to create memories that wish kids and their families can draw strength from for years to come.”

Julia Masucci, Director, Donor Care & Executive Administration

Make-A-Wish Metro New York

5 year old Bella’s wish to go to Disney World was funded by car donations like yours!

New York City Car Donation Works For You Too!

  1. First of all, it pays to donate. When you are filing your taxes, you get a 100 percent tax-deductible receipt to use on your 1098-c form.
  2. Secondly, we tow away your unwanted vehicle, free of charge.
  3. Plus, we help you free up space on your property.
  4. Finally, Make-A-Wish kids get to live their dreams because of your donation!

Stop dealing with the hassle of parking and driving in NYC. Choose one of the better alternatives, protect the environment by reducing emissions, and donate your unwanted vehicle to Wheels For Wishes! Your vehicle will change the life of a child dealing with critical illness.

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The proceeds from your car donations provide wishes like 11 year old Malik’s wish to make his own video game.

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Avoid the busy New York City traffic and rely on subways, buses, biking, walking, carpooling, or even taking a taxi. There is no shortage of public transportation In New York City, so donate your unwanted car today and receive plenty of great benefits for your vehicle donation!

Our Charity Program Takes All Sorts Of Vehicles

  • Cars
  • Trucks
  • Boats
  • Jet Skis
  • Motorcycles
  • Trailers
  • SUV’s
  • RV’s
  • And much more!
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Car donations can make wishes come true like 6 year old Aldous’ wish to take a helicpoter ride over a volcano in Hawaii.

How You Can Donate Your Car To Charity In New York City:

No matter where you are in New York, we will pick up your vehicle for absolutely free, even if it doesn’t run! Here’s how to get started:

  • Call 1-855-278-9474 or fill out an online donation form.
  • We’ll arrange your free towing pick up within 24 hours of the next business day.
  • When your vehicle donation is sold at auction we’ll mail you your receipt. Hold on to that for next year’s tax write off!

Don’t waste time and money trying to sell your car, donate to Wheels For Wishes today! You will get a great tax deduction, Make-A-Wish will help make dreams come true and you will get around faster!

We make it easy to donate a car and help local kids

Our Mission

Wheels For Wishes believes that every child, no matter his or her health, deserves a chance to have a happy and fulfilling childhood. By donating your vehicle, we are able to raise funds to support Make-A-Wish chapters in locations throughout the country, helping grant wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions. A wish is an opportunity for a child to focus on something other than their medical routines, and be a kid again.

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As of July 2020, based on the average cost of a wish, donors like you have helped Wheels for Wishes contribute to grant more than 9,883 wishes and counting.

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