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Bridge in Saratoga Springs, New YorkHave you ever wanted to grant a wish or play a hands-on role in helping out in your community? Now is your chance and it’s a lot easier than you may think. All you have to do is wave your magic wand and donate your unwanted car to grant the wish of a child in Saratoga Springs! Making a wish come true is as easy as that.

Wheels For Wishes is a car donation program that benefits Make-A-Wish Northeast New York and turns unwanted cars, trucks, motorcycles, SUVs, RVs, and in most cases, even boats into wishes for children in Saratoga Springs and all of northeastern New York. Children in Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, and Washington counties will benefit from your generosity.

Since 2010, Wheels For Wishes has helped make over 9,883 wishes come true, and you can help contribute to this growing number just by making a phone call and donating your used car. Why take up space in your garage or driveway for a vehicle that rarely, if ever gets used? Instead, consider donating it and we will take care of absolutely everything for you! You won’t have to deal with listing your car and showing it over and over again, just to haggle over a sales price. Car donation is so easy, and it saves you time and money. We’re here to do all the work for you!

Benefits Of Your Car Donation

  • An excellent tax deduction. You will get 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) nonprofit organization.

  • Free pick-up or towing of your vehicle, whether it runs or not! We’ll pick your car up anywhere, even in Albany, Schenectady, or Troy.

  • A quick and hassle-free alternative to selling or trading in your car. Wheels For Wishes makes it easy to donate a car.

  • The knowledge that you are helping a child in Saratoga Springs experience a wish come true.

You Can Help Make Wishes Come True For Local Kids


When you donate your car to Wheels For Wishes, we make sure the proceeds of your car benefit Make-A-Wish Northeast New York so that local kids will get the chance to experience the natural beauty that Saratoga Springs has to offer. We take for granted many of the things that Make-A-Wish Wish Kids dream of, so even something as simple as a 5-minute car ride to the park could mean the world to them.

Donate Your Car In Just Three Easy Steps

We make it easy to get rid of an unwanted vehicle and to benefit local kids at the same time. It’s really as easy as giving us a quick phone call.

  • Call us at 1-855-278-9474 or simply fill out our vehicle donation form. Our experienced vehicle donation representatives are happy to answer any questions you may have, at any time.

  • We’ll contact you within 24 hours to schedule your vehicle pick up! We’ll even tow your vehicle, whether it runs or not! At no cost to you, we will gladly pick up your vehicle anywhere in northeast New York.

  • We’ll mail out your tax-deductible receipt for you to save and deduct from your taxes at the end of the year. Any donations we receive online before 11:59 P.M. Dec. 31 count for that tax year, so it is the perfect time to make wishes come true!

One simple phone call can change the life of a child forever!