how it works
It's free, easy and fast.
1You find a charity.Or call 1-800-237-5714.
2We pick up your vehicle.Free next day service.
3We help the charity sell the vehicle.You may be eligible for a tax deduction.

New York Car Donation Information

Do you need something to do with an unwanted vehicle taking up space? You can get it towed for free when you donate your car in NY to a trusted charity. In fact, you can donate a truck, van, boat, RV, ATV and more to benefit a nonprofit organization in your community. Car donation is fast and easy in NYC. Nonprofit organizations in Ney York use the proceeds from your vehicle donations to support their wide variety of charitable missions benefiting the Empire State.

You can donate car throughout all of New York including New York City, Buffalo, Rochester, Yonkers, Syracuse, Albany, New Rochelle, Mount Vernon, Schenectady, Utica and surrounding areas. When you donate a car you get to skip all the time, hassle and cost of selling your unwanted car and you may also get a great tax deduction.

How to Donate

  1. Browse through the charities below and pick one you would like to support.
  2. Fill out and submit our easy online form or Call us at 1-800-237-5714.
  3. Our professional towing service will contact you within 24- 48 hours to schedule a time for the free pick-up.
  4. Receive a receipt in the mail for tax deduction purposes.

You can choose to benefit a child struggling with cancer through the American Children’s Cancer Foundation; or support AnimaLovers in their quest to offer housing and care for abandoned, stray or injured pets; or bless the life of someone suffering from Alzheimer’s through CaringKind – the Heart of Alzheimer’s Caregiving. These are just a few of the many trusted charities that your donation can make a difference with in your community.

New York Title Information for Vehicle Donation

All vehicles that were made after January 1, 1973 require a title for donation. This includes cars, motorcycles, trucks, buses, RVs, and kit vehicles. Items that do not require a title for donation are snowmobiles, ATVs, and trailers weighing less than 1000 lbs.  If you have a lost title, our title experts would be happy to assist you in getting a replacement title. Call us at 1-800-237-5714 for questions or assistance. We happily accept vehicles running or not regardless of smog or emission tests. For further information about New York’s title requirements, click the link below.

New York DMV

American Childrens Cancer Foundation

American Children’s Cancer Foundation’s mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of children and their families affected by cancer.

ACCF tailors its support to fit each child’s needs; from education to assistance with treatment, recovery and family support.

ACCF also provides funding toward research for children’s cancers as well as fosters health wellness and a whole-body approach to cancer treatment and recovery.

American Kidney Fund

The American Kidney Fund is the nation’s leading nonprofit working on behalf of the more than 37 million Americans with kidney disease. Our mission is to help people fight kidney disease and live healthier lives.

We fulfill this mission by providing a complete spectrum of programs and services: prevention activities, top-rated health educational resources, and direct financial assistance enabling 1 in 5 U.S. dialysis patients to access lifesaving medical care, including dialysis and transplantation. We also invest in clinical research to improve outcomes for kidney patients, and we fight tirelessly on Capitol Hill for legislation and policies supporting the issues that are important to the people we serve.

We provide these critically needed services while maintaining a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation’s leading charity watchdog agency. For our excellent fiscal management, we are proud to be on Charity Navigator’s list of top 10 charities in the United States, out of 8,000 reviewed. We spend 97 cents of every donated dollar on programs that directly serve and educate patients and the public.

AnimaLovers

AnimaLovers mission is:  To provide housing, veterinary care, and adoption for unwanted, abandoned, injured, or stray dogs and cats. To educate adopters, as well as the general public, about the health and training needs of our companion animals. To promote spaying and neutering as an efficient and humane means of animal population control. To advocate for legislation which will prevent cruelty to animals.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County NY

The Big Brothers Big Sisters mission is to help children reach their potential through professionally-supported, one-to-one mentoring relationships that have a measurable impact on youth. National research has shown that positive relationships between youth and their Big Brothers and Big Sisters mentors have a direct and measurable impact on children’s lives.

CaringKind – The Heart of Alzheimer’s Caregiving

The mission of CaringKind* is to create, deliver, and promote comprehensive and compassionate care and support services for individuals and families affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research. We achieve our mission by providing programs and services for individuals with dementia, their family and professional caregivers; increasing public awareness; collaborating with research centers; and informing public policy through advocacy.

City Mission of Schenectady NY

The City Mission of Schenectady, founded in 1906, is dedicated to sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ in word and deed. The ministries are seeking to comprehensively meet the needs of the poor in a manner that dignifies and strengthens the individual, the family, and the community.

Donate a Vehicle to HonorBoound Foundation

To serve veterans and their families with honor, dignity, and respect by advocating for and providing immediate assistance to them during times of crisis.

National Kidney Foundation

The National Kidney Foundation, a major voluntary nonprofit health organization, is dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by kidney disease and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.
Vision:
To enhance the lives of everyone with, at risk of or affected by kidney disease.

Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York

Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York provides high quality, nonjudgmental reproductive health care; promotes responsible and healthy sexuality; advocates for access to comprehensive health care; and supports those affected by sexual violence.

Rescue Mission Alliance of Syracuse NY

With programs located across Upstate New York, the Rescue Mission Alliance is dedicated to sharing hope, changing lives, ending hunger and homelessness, and strengthening communities – one person at a time.

IAA Vehicle Donation Division Donateacar.com is powered by the

IAA Donation Division

Providing the most complete vehicle donation processing service to non profit and charitable organizations across the country since 1994. Our goal is to help charities fulfill their missions through funding raised by vehicle donations.

Learn More About Us