1. Reasons to Donate Your Car to Charity, Part One

    Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County continues to serve the greater San Jose area, helping the unemployed, senior citizens, displaced refugees and a wide variety of others in need. By donating your car to us, you are making a difference in the lives of many. While many people continue to donate their unused vehicles every day, there’s no such thing as being too chari…Read More

  2. Ways to Serve Your Community This Holiday Season

    The holiday season is rapidly approaching. After Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas seem like they are a blink away. With the holiday season comes sugar and spice and all that’s nice — family time, big meals, tasty treats, Christmas carols, warm beverages, and of course, presents! While we are all eagerly anticipating Santa, it’s important to remember to give back…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