Donating your car is an excellent way to give back to your community. If you have been contemplating car donation in San Jose, we are here to assist you. Feel free to contact us anytime with questions or to learn more about the donation process. Our goal is to ensure you know exactly how the process works and that you receive your tax credit if applicable. Keep checking back to this blog for more helpful tips, information about car donation, and more! We look forward to partnering with you to help reach the local community.

Check out this fast information about car donation and learn more about how simple it is for you to give back to your neighbors in big ways.

What vehicles can I donate?

The first thing to consider is what vehicle you want to donate to Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County. The good news is, there are a variety of possibilities! We accept any of the following vehicle types:

  • Cars
  • Trucks
  • Trailers
  • RV’s
  • Motorcycles
  • Boats

Don’t see your vehicle type on the list? Reach out to our team and find out if we can accept your vehicle donation. Remember, we accept both working and non-working vehicles. Every single donation makes a difference.

What does my car donation do?

Speaking of making a difference, once you decide upon your car donation you may wonder what exactly this donation goes towards? We use your vehicle donations to help families in need in the local community. Many local families are struggling to be self-reliant and are in need of important items like clothing, household goods, and more. We also use the funds to help individuals find jobs and prepare for those jobs. We assist them through employment location services, computer classes, job preparedness and more. Our goal is to equip our local community with the resources they need to succeed. We believe every single member of our community should have access to the staples of life.

How does the process work?

The process for donating your vehicle is simple. We accept your vehicle donation then we provide fast pick-up, seven days a week. We offer free towing for your convenience and we will help you take care of all the paperwork. This is where the tax deduction comes into play. We will supply you with the paperwork you need to take advantage of your tax deduction. It’s that simple! All you have to do is donate. Our goal is to take the hassle out of the process for you. You don’t even need to be present when we pick up the vehicle.

We hope these quick tips helped familiarize you with the vehicle donation process. If you have any further questions we did not answer, contact us for information. By partnering together, we can work towards making our local community a better place. Thank you for your help, we appreciate every single donation provided and we will continue to work hard to use every donation wisely. Stay tuned for more information about our work in the local community, opportunities for partnership, and more.