Car Donation North Carolina

This is the list to have if you want to donate a car or other vehicle in North Carolina. All the charities listed here have 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, so as long as your donation to them meets other requirements, it is tax-deductible. These charities are also all based or work in North Carolina, so your donation will be going toward helping people in your state and local community. Finally, these charities have all received either three or four-star ratings from the charity reviewer Charity Navigator, so you can be sure you are giving your car to a first-rate organization.


Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte
3815 Latrobe Drive, Charlotte, NC 28211
toll-free 1- 833-866-7869 to donate
This local chapter accepts donated cars and other vehicles through the national Cars for Homes program run by Habitat for Humanity.

 

Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry
31 1st Ave SE, Hickory, NC 28602
toll-free 1- 844-331-0007 to donate
http://www.ccmhickory.com/how_to_help.html
Accepts gifts of personal property.

 

Habitat for Humanity of Wake County
2420 Raleigh Boulevard, Raleigh, NC 27604-2235
toll-free 1- 844-939-0838 to donate
This local chapter accepts donated cars and other vehicles through the national Cars for Homes program run by Habitat for Humanity.

 

Duke University
Box 90581, Durham, NC 27708-0581
toll-free 1- 833-866-7869 to donate
http://giving.duke.edu/waystogive/
Accepts gifts of personal property.

National Inclusion Project
104 T.W. Alexander Dr, Building 1, PO Box 110104, RTP, NC 27709
toll-free 1- 844-331-0007 to donate
http://www.inclusionproject.org/level_2.php?id=45
Has outsourced their car donation program to Cars 4 Causes.

 

North Carolina Community Foundation
4601 Six Forks Road, Suite 524, Raleigh, NC 27609
toll-free 1- 844-939-0838 to donate
http://www.nccommunityfoundation.org/section/what-to-give
Does accept gifts of tangible personal property, but all gifts must be approved and may have to meet other conditions of acceptance. At the very least, your car would have to be in good running condition.

 

Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina
3808 Tarheel Drive, Raleigh, NC 27609
toll-free 1- 833-866-7869 to donate
http://www.foodbankcenc.org/site/PageServer?pagename=donate
They need donated vehicles. Go to the bottom of the “donate” page (link is just above) to learn more.

 

Raleigh Rescue Mission
314 E. Hargett Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
toll-free 1- 844-331-0007 to donate
http://www.raleighrescue.org/donate/accepted-donations
Has a car donation program run by Wheels4Hope which will actually give your car to a needy person, NOT just sell it at auction and donate the proceeds.

 

Winston-Salem Rescue MissionPO

Box 20424, Winston-Salem, NC 27120-0424
toll-free 1- 844-939-0838 to donate
http://www.wsrescue.org/node/2
Accepting cars and trucks. Some are used by the mission, some are sold.

 

Victory Junction Gang Camp
4500 Adam’s Way, Randleman, NC 27317
toll-free 1- 833-866-7869 to donate
http://www.victoryjunction.org/donate/gifts_in_kind.php
Has a car donation program run through the NASCAR Foundation Vehicle Donation Program, which is actually run by the car processor V-Dac (a very good company that handles car donations for hundreds of charities across the United States). They accept cars, trucks, planes, and motorcycles whether they run or not.

 

WHRO
5200 Hampton Boulevard, Norfolk, VA 23508
toll-free 1- 844-331-0007 to donate
https://www.whro.org/home/supportwhro/cardonation/
Has a vehicle donation program that takes boats, motorcycles, trucks, and cars. These donations are sold at auction. Your vehicle does not have to be running, but it does have to have tires, an engine, and be towable. They offer free towing and sometimes same day pickup.

Boys and Girls Home of North Carolina
PO Box 127, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450
toll-free 1- 844-331-0007 to donate
http://www.boysandgirlshomesofnc.com/Financial%20Development/how_you_may_help_the_children_at.htm
Takes automobiles as donations. It sounds like they may use the vehicles themselves, too, which qualifies you for a larger tax deduction.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Eastern North Carolina Chapter
3101 Industrial Drive, Suite 210, Raleigh, NC 27609
toll-free 1- 844-939-0838 to donate
http://www.nationalmssociety.org/chapters/nct/donate/index.aspx
This local chapter accepts cars and other vehicles through the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s car donation program, Autos-4-MS.