Donate a Car

Donate a vehicle to Habitat for Humanity's vehicle donation program, Cars for Homes, to build strength and stability or local familes.

Your vehicle donation is yet one more way that you can support Habitat for Humanity’s work in San Diego. It’s quick and easy to donate, and it may count as a tax deduction.


We accept all kinds of vehicles including: cars, trucks, RV’s, vans, SUV’s and motorcycles whether they are running or not.  Towing is free!

 

Why should I donate my car to Habitat for Humanity?

  • All net proceeds from the sale of your vehicle will support Habitat for Humanity and help local families here in our communities.

  • Your vehicle donation may qualify for a tax deduction.

  • It’s fast and easy. Learn more about how vehicle donations work.

  • Towing is free!  And, we’ll arrange a time to pick up your car that’s convenient for your schedule.
     

How do I donate my car in San Diego?
You can donate your car in 3 easy steps:

  1. Start your donation online by navigating to our donation wizard, or call our hotline: 1-877-277-4344

  2. Our team will ask about your vehicle, including the make, model, vehicle identification number (VIN) and current mileage.

  3. When your vehicle is accepted, schedule a day and time for us to pick it up.
     

What paperwork do I need to donate my car in Southern California?

  • The State of California will require a Certificate of Title in order to donate your car.

  • To complete your car donation, transfer your title by entering the name of the agency that processes our car donations, ADVANCED REMARKETING SERVICES in the buyer/purchaser field. Then, PRINT and SIGN your name in the seller/owner field EXACTLY as it appears at the top of the title.