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Vehicle Donations

Vehicle Donations

Promote the independence and wellbeing of our vulnerable neighbors by donating your vehicle to Vivalon today. Donations are free, easy, and tax-deductible. We provide convenient pick-up for cars, trucks, RVs and more.

Simply call 833-VIVALON (833-848-2566) or submit the secure online form below.

  • Cars, trucks, RVs, Boats, motorcycles, trailers, ATVs, airplanes, and more. 
  • We accept almost any type of vehicle donation that meets the following basic requirements:
    • Vehicle has a clear title.
    • Vehicle is in one piece but does not need to be running.
    • Vehicle is tow truck accessible.
  • Call 833-VIVALON (833-848-2566) or submit the online form at the bottom of this page.
  • CARS will evaluate your vehicle and sell it at one of many sales locations.
  • They work to ensure that Vivalon receives the maximum amount of money possible from each donation.
  • Your gift is tax-deductible!
  • You will be provided with a donation receipt by the tow driver at the time of pick up.
  • Within 30 days of the sale of your donated vehicle, you will receive a thank you letter, which you may use as a tax receipt.
  •  If your vehicle sells for $500 or less, this may be your only receipt.

If your vehicle sells for more than $500 and you have provided your tax identification number, CARS will mail you an additional receipt known as “IRS Form 1098-C, Contributions of Motor Vehicles, Boats, and Airplanes.”

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Donation Form

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For more information
For more information, please see the FAQs above or call 415-456-9062 x4800.
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