Donating a car to charity in Huntington Beach is quick, simple, and free for donors!
Your car might be big enough to get your board to the water, but it's been acting up lately, so you're looking around for a new set of wheels. Or maybe it's falling apart and spending too much time at the shop.
Of course, you have to find a new home for the car that's wearing out, so now's a good time for you to donate a car to charity in Huntington Beach. If you're ready for an upgrade, you may be just thinking of trading it in with the dealer. We can show you why you get a better deal by donating your car to charity in Huntington Beach.
It's super easy - just make one short phone call to Cars2Charities at 855-520-2100 and we take care of the whole enchilada! We come to you and tow away the car you don't need, we fix it up, market it, and hand money to your favorite charity, while you get a 25-50% better tax deduction. That's it!
This way you cut out the middle man and gain the maximum value from your car. We improve your donated vehicle, so you get the benefit of the full sale price as a tax deduction - plus, you get to do the greatest good for the non-profit of your choice.
It's so fast and easy, the sun will be shining on you in your new car before you can say, “Hand me the keys." With just that 3-5 minute phone call you can schedule a free pick up within 24-28 hours wherever is convenient for you. It's that simple.
Can I make an RV donation in Huntington Beach? A motorcycle?
Yes - you reap the same benefits if you donate an RV in Huntington Beach as you do with a car donation. In Surf Huntington Beach USA ® you're bound to have water toys you don't use. You can donate a boat in Huntington Beach or jet skis, motorcycles - we can even take care of a camper donation in Huntington Beach. If you have any of these that no longer work - no problem! We'll tow those away for you too for free (Your charity reimburses Cars2Charities for the towing, improvements, and handling).
You can donate a golf cart in Huntington Beach, even quads or ATVS. In fact, we'll take care of a recreational vehicle donation in Huntington Beach of any kind. It's the same easy process!
Your car can be any make or model - sports car, truck, sedan, or if you want to donate an SUV in Huntington Beach, it's all good! You have 10 miles of uninterrupted beaches in your town, and you need to drive something that's as consistent as the Huntington Beach waves. We can help you get that by removing the hassle of selling your old car.
Do you have a car or recreational vehicle type toys just sitting in your garage or storage unit? Think how nice it would be to walk around in there, park a new car, or better yet - find all kinds of new water toys to fill it with!
We've Loved Cars for Over 35 Years! Caring for cars is our core business and we're pretty good at it. In fact, when it comes to examining and fixing cars up for resale, we've become quite the experts. How many other charity car programs have their own technicians? How many others have a comprehensive guideline to determine the best way to improve your car's value? Just us, it seems!
We help donors by making car donations safe, easy, and ideal by offering them the chance to maximize their tax deductions.
We also help charities by facilitating a lucrative source of supplementary and additional income to support their worthy causes. We want to help as many individuals, families, animals, medical research, and communities as we possibly can by using our 45 collective years of knowledge about car donations and the used car industry.
In addition to effectively handling car donations within the USA, it is our mission to spread love, kindness, and generosity to others.
We Work with Retail Buyers —Not Auction Sites. Most programs send your car directly to auction, where it's typically purchased by a wholesaler looking to earn a profit. But not us. Not only do our technicians enhance your donation, but the fact that we market to retail buyers who appreciate the remaining life your gifted vehicle may still represent means your charity gets more support and you get a bigger vehicle donation tax deduction. We often match older vehicles with collectors, or a specially equipped van with a buyer who has special needs for example. So call and tell us your “wants". Especially if a vehicle holds sentimental value, we do our best to find a buyer who'll appreciate it as you do.
Step 1: Preparing for the Process
You’ll start the process of donating your car in Huntington Beach by collecting the vehicle's cleared Certificate of Title and Registration.
If you have misplaced your title or registration, don’t worry! We can help. Please find your vehicle's identification number (VIN) and together we can determine which supplementary paperwork you will need to complete at the time of pick up.
At this time, you may want to look at the different charities we work with. Whether your passion is helping those in need or supporting animal rescues, you have the power to choose where your donation goes. Not seeing the charity you're wanting to donate to? Just let us know the charity's name, address, and phone number and we will contact them about your donation.
Step 2: Scheduling Your Pickup
Give us a call at (855) 520-2100, or complete an online donation request. Our friendly donation coordinators will gather your vehicles information, and together, we will decide the most convenient time, date, and location for the pickup. Then we will send you an email that gives you step by step instructions to prepare you for the pick-up.
Before arriving, our tow truck driver will call you one hour before to give you time to collect paperwork and prepare the vehicle for towing. At the time of the pick-up, make sure your title is signed and clear of any lien holdings. You will hand over the title and registration to the tow truck driver.
Step 3: Maximizing the Donation
We take the reins at this point to maximize the donation for both our donors and charities. We do this by assessing the vehicle and adding value to increase the selling price of the car.
It’s a situation many people dream about – a successful way to support a cause you care about without the work involved.
By donating, you can share your passion for change and draw attention to what you consider important. In return not only do you receive a tax deduction, but the feeling of know that you are helping this cause.
Car donations to charity are considered by the Internal Revenue Service and the State to be COMPLETELY TAX DEDUCTIBLE.
This means that the price your car is sold for will be tax deductible. Both you and the charity will receive IRS Form 1098-C within 30-50 days of the sale of your vehicle, making the transaction transparent to all parties. Plus, we do all the work. There’s no standing in lines at the DMV or dealing with the paperwork to transfer the title.
Need some more info? The IRS guidelines for tax deductions is a great resource. You can also learn more about our vehicle donation program by watching our videos, which focus on frequently asked questions that we've grouped by topic.
Or simply call