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Getting Your Old Car Turned Into A Child's Wish Is As Easy As 1, 2, 3…

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Your car donation helps local children!

Donate Your Car In Ohio, Kentucky, And Indiana To Benefit Make-A-Wish Kids

Residents of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana have a great way to help their local Make-A-Wish reach more children in need. Just donate an unwanted car to Wheels For Wishes benefiting Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana. The proceeds from your car donation help Make-A-Wish grant more wishes for kids in the tri-state area who are living with critical illnesses.

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3 year old Tyren’s wish to be a fireman was granted through the funding your Ohio/Kentucky/Indiana car donations provide!

We Will Process Almost Any Type Of Vehicle

  • Cars
  • Trailers
  • Motorhomes
  • Motorcycles
  • RV’s
  • Buses
  • SUV’s
  • Boats
  • Trucks
  • And much more!

Wheels For Wishes accepts all kinds of vehicles. Even if your vehicle no longer runs, you can donate it to Wheels For Wishes. We ensure that each and every vehicle is turned into something bigger and better: the chance for more local kids to have their wish.

You Receive The Maximum Benefits When You Donate Your Car

  • Because Wheels For Wishes is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, you will also receive a tax deduction for your donation.
  • With free towing, the option to donate your car from anywhere in the region, and a great tax deduction, there are so many reasons to love car donation.
  • The best part of all is that your unwanted vehicle can go on to do something great: help Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana grant more wishes!

Ohio/Kentucky/Indiana car donations like yours provide wishes like 15 year-old Ashley’s wish.

We Tow Your Car For Free Anywhere In Ohio, Kentucky, Or Indiana

The tri-state region is a large area, and you may be wondering if you can even take part in the Wheels For Wishes program. But there’s no need to worry – Wheels For Wishes will come to you no matter where you are in Ohio, Kentucky or Indiana. All donors receive free towing from any location.

We pick up cars from the shores of Lake Erie to the rolling foothills and wilderness along Ohio’s southern border.

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  • Louisville
  • Lexington
  • Bowling Green
  • Paducah
  • Owensboro
  • Frankfort
  • Florence and everywhere in between. You can even donate your car from a small town in the mountainous eastern side of Kentucky.

We will pick up your car for free from anywhere in the Hoosier State.


You Make A Huge Difference With Your Car Donation To Make-A-Wish Ohio/Kentucky/Indiana

Donating to Wheels For Wishes is a great way to support this mission. Since 2010, we have donated more than $84 million to local chapters of Make-A-Wish. Our mission is to help make sure that every child in need from Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana can have a chance for a happy childhood. You can help further that mission just by donating a car to Wheels For Wishes.

“I personally have donated 3 cars for Wheels For Wishes, your team is amazing to work with! Thank you again for all you do to help support Make-A-Wish OKI.”

Patty Churan, Human Capital Manager of Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky & Indiana

Donate your car to benefit kids like 7 year old Isaac who wished to be a zookeeper.

How Do I Donate A Car In Ohio/Kentucky/Indiana?

Here’s how you can make an impact with a car donation today:

  1. Give our reps a call at 1-855-278-9474 or start our online donation form.
  2. Within 24 hours or less we will reach out to you for the scheduling of your free towing.
  3. You will receive a tax deductible receipt in the mail when your vehicle donation process is complete.

Benefit the children of Make-A-Wish OKI with your car donation today!

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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.


As of April 2021, based on the average cost of a wish, donors like you have helped Wheels for Wishes contribute to grant more than 10,959 wishes and counting.

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