Why donate your car to Goodwill?

Donating your car to Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania supports our mission of helping people improve their quality of life through work and related services. In addition, your donation will qualify you for a tax deduction.

Donating your car to Goodwill is easy.  We pick up your car and handle the title work, saving you from the hassle of trying to sell your own car.  To date, over 60,000 vehicles have been donated to Goodwill!

What happens to the proceeds from my donation?

Proceeds from the sale of donated vehicles help to support Goodwill’s programs and services that provide education, job skills training and employment opportunities to people with barriers to employment. 

What types of vehicles does Goodwill accept?

We accept a wide variety of vehicles:

  • Cars
  • Vans
  • Trucks
  • Motorcycles
  • Boats
  • Motorhomes

All donations are eligible for an IRS tax deduction of the actual sale price of the car at auction. 

Does my car need to be in running condition?

Your car does not have to be in running condition; however, it must not be missing any parts and be able to safely tow.  

What are the tax benefits for donating my car?

The IRS allows you a tax deduction for what your car sells for at auction. You are guaranteed a minimum of $499 as a tax deduction. If your car sells for MORE THAN $499, you will receive the tax deduction for the amount the car sold. A tax receipt will be mailed to you after your car is sold at auction.

Click here for the IRS Donor's Guide to Car Donations

Still have questions?

Click here for the car donation FAQ.

Donate your car today!

Donating is simple, and you can get started online. Click here to fill out the car donation form, and a representative will contact you shortly (please have your title handy). If you have any questions, please contact 1-888-304-0227 or email info@vehiclesforcharity.org.