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Donate A Vehicle In Richmond To Benefit The Kids Of Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia

It’s up to you to make dreams come true! Wheels For Wishes makes that possible with car donation.


U.S. Veteran strapping on Mark’s military gear for Mark’s wish to be a fighter jet pilot. You make these donations possible with car donations. 

Donate A Car In Richmond, VA To Benefit The Kids Of Make-A-Wish

Wheels For Wishes is a car donation program that benefits Make-A-Wish ® Greater Virginia and turns old cars, trucks, motorcycles, SUVs, RVs, and in most cases, even boats in to wishes for children in all of Virginia, and cities such as Richmond.

Since 1987, Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia has granted over 4,000 wishes! This is made possible by generous donations and kind volunteers.

You can help contribute to making wishes come true in your own state, and all you need to do is donate a car sitting in your driveway.

The best part about vehicle donation is helping deserving “Wish Kids” all over Virginia, whether they’re in Ruther Glen, Ashland, Montpelier, Goochland, Jetersville, or Petersburg. Wherever in Virginia they are, we work to make their dreams come true.

For your generosity, we make sure that you benefit from car donations as well. We make sure you get the maximum tax deduction, and we make the whole process as easy as possible. All you need to do is give us a call, and we’ll take care of the rest.

Our Tax Deductible Vehicle Donation Program Benefits You Too

Car donation in Richmond, VA should benefit the donor too. With our vehicle donation program, Richmond, VA car donation comes with many benefits for our generous donors!

Here are a few examples of how car donations benefit you too:

  • The maximum possible tax deduction for your charity car donation. Unlike many other vehicle donation services, we are a fully registered IRS 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization. We make sure you receive the most from your car donation.
  • Pick-up and tow of your vehicle. We’ll pick it up anywhere in Virginia, including Newport News. You tell us where it is, and we’ll pick it up.
  • The fastest and most convenient option for getting rid of your old car.
  • A promise that you are helping a wish come true.


Free Towing For Car Donations in Richmond, VA

When you donate a car in Richmond, VA, we come to you with free towing as part of our convenient donation process. We go beyond Richmond, VA, and pick up car donations in:

Donate a car for perks like a tax receipt and free towing! With a great tax deduction, it really pays to donate!

We Accept Most Types Of Vehicles, Running Or Not

Richmond car donation to Wheels For Wishes is as easy as filling out a donation form. We make car donations even easier by accepting most types of vehicles, in most conditions.

We may accept these types of vehicle donations:

  • Cars
  • Trucks
  • Boats
  • RVs
  • Motorcycles
  • Golf Carts
  • Trailers
  • Jet Skis
  • And other vehicles

Call us to see if we accept your car donation. Even a junk car donation may earn you fair market value for your tax purposes.

You're Helping Richmond Kids

When you donate your car to Wheels For Wishes, we make sure the proceeds of your car benefit Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia. This means that you could very well be helping a child in your own neighborhood!

Across the United States, we have donated over $113 million to Make-A-Wish. You can be a part of that for local kids in Richmond!

Maybe it’s a child you’ve seen swinging at the park or checking out a book at the library. Whoever it is, you can feel good about knowing that you are helping local kids, and you are truly making a difference in someone’s life.

Three Easy Steps To Donate A Vehicle In Richmond, Benefiting Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia

Donating your car to Wheels For Wishes is an excellent alternative to selling or trading in your car. You won’t need to deal with all the hassles that go along with selling or making a trade, and you will be helping a deserving child at the same time. It’s truly a win-win!

  • Take a few moments to call us at 1-855-278-9474 or simply fill out our vehicle donation form. Our experienced vehicle donation representatives are happy to help you any time you need it, day or night.
  • We’ll contact you within 24 hours to schedule your vehicle pick up! We tow all vehicles, at no cost to you, anywhere in Virginia (including Newport News).
  • We’ll mail out your tax deductible receipt that you can save and deduct from your taxes at the end of the year. Any donations we receive online before 12:00 A.M. January 1st count for that tax year, so now is the perfect time to call us.


Making a Virginia child’s wish come true is in your hands, and all you have to do is call us to make it happen!

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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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