1. Assist Families With Your Car Donation

    In the summer of 2018, Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County worked to provide the necessary assistance needed by families that were separated at our southern border. If you have ever wondered who benefits from your car donation, then we would like to help “put a face” on some of the beneficiaries by sharing a few of the situations we were able to experience this su…Read More

  2. How Your Car Donation Helps Our Community

    Many people enjoy donating their new or gently used items to charities. It is very satisfying to know that you are able to help others through the gift of needed items. One item that might not be thought of as often as clothes or furniture, however, is a car. Maybe you have thought about donating a car, but were unsure about a few things such as, running condition, type of…Read More

  3. What Happens To My Car After I Donate It?

    So You Donated Your Vehicle Whether you donated your unwanted car, truck, SUV, trailer, boat, RV, bus, or motorcycle, we thank you! After you donate your car, you’ll receive an IRS form 1098-C for your tax deduction. But then what happens? What We Do With Your Car What we do with your car after you donate it to us depends on the car condition. If it is drivable and in go…Read More

  4. How Do Car Donation Programs Work?

    For many people, giving back to their local community is an important component of their life. Sometimes, though, it can be hard to carve out time to volunteer or to free up money to donate to a local charity. The good news is that there are other ways to contribute to those around you. At Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County, we have a myriad of ways you can connect w…Read More

  5. Benefits of Car Donation This Christmas

    The holiday season is here! Christmas carols are playing in stores, trees are being put up in homes around the city, and children are rehearsing their school play lines again and again. This special time of year is treasured by many due to the spirit of giving that takes over our community. We are honored to be part of this special giving season and we look forward to help…Read More