We're still accepting vehicle donations, but subject to change if necessary. For faster service please use the online form. In light of COVID-19, we are taking all steps necessary for your car donation to take place in a safe manner. See our COVID-19 FAQ page for details.
Your donation helps children in your local community.
We'll help you get the maximum possible tax deduction.
Don't waste time or money trying to sell your vehicle.
Accepting most vehicles regardless of condition.

Sunset over the mountains Since 2010, Wheels For Wishes has been helping Make-A-Wish grant life-changing wishes. Wheels For Wishes is a vehicle donation program that benefits Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties.  If you are looking to get rid of a vehicle that you no longer use, but you don’t want to take the time trying to sell it, donating it is a fast and easy option. Our donation program will change your car, truck, boat, motorcycle or even RV into helping grant wishes for children in the Santa Barbara area. Don’t worry about the hassle; we will take of everything for you. All you have to do is call or fill out the online donation form. Once that is done, you can sit back, relax and know your donation is helping to make a child’s dream come true in your area.

From the gorgeous beaches to the beautiful mountain views, Santa Barbara offers children with life-threating medical conditions many fun activities. With you generous vehicle donation, you will help bring rays of sunshine into a child’s life when they are able to live their dream.

In Just 3 Easy Steps You Can Make A Childs Wish In Santa Barbara Come True

Don’t worry about going through a long and tedious process. Whether you are calling by phone or filling out the online donation form, we make the donation process fast and easy.

  • Start by giving us a call at 1-855-278-9474 or filling out our easy vehicle donation form. Our knowledgeable vehicle donation representative are available to help you with your donation process and answer any questions you might have.
  • Next, we’ll contact you within 24 hours of the next business day to arrange for your vehicle pick up. We will pick it up for free, from anywhere in the Tri-Counties area including Ventura, Oxnard, and Santa Maria.
  • Finally, we will mail out your tax-deductible receipt. Save this and deduct it from your taxes at the end of the year. If you’re someone who waits until the last Kid runningminute don’t worry, if we receive your online donation before 11:59 p.m. on Dec 31 it will count for that tax year.
  • Get the maximum possible tax deduction for your charity vehicle donation. We are a registered IRS 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization.
  • We will pick up your vehicle for free, if it is running or not, from all over the Tri-Counties area including Santa Barbara.
  • Our fantastic service makes the vehicle donation process fast and easy.
  • The best perk of all is your donation will be helping grant a wish to a child in the Santa Barbara area.

Our Vehicle Donation Program Offers Some Amazing Perks:

You can be the one to bring rays of sunshine into a child’s life today. All you have to do is donate your unused vehicle today!