When you donate a car to the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) you help improve the lives of the more than 37 million Americans living with kidney disease.
Your tax-deductible donation goes to work right away funding lifesaving programs and services to help people with kidney disease live healthier lives.
Thanks to the generosity of donors like you the NKF is able to provide free patient and public education resources as well as support critical research initiatives.
Donating a car is easy and convenient. You can donate online or by calling 1-800-488-CARS (2277). Most importantly your donation will make a real difference in the lives of those living with kidney disease.
Here’s how it works:
1. Determine if your vehicle is eligible for donation.
2. Contact the NKF at 1-800-488-CARS (2277) or fill out an online form to schedule a free pick-up.
3. A tow truck will come to your location to pick up your vehicle.
4. You will receive a tow receipt and a donation acknowledgement letter for tax purposes.
It’s that easy! Your donation will help the NKF provide life-saving programs and services as well as support critical research initiatives.
Thank you for your support!
How do I donate my car to the Kidney Foundation?
The best way to donate your car to the Kidney Foundation is to contact them directly and they will provide you with specific instructions.
Why should I donate my car to the Kidney Foundation?
Donating your car to the Kidney Foundation is a great way to support their mission and help those who are affected by kidney disease.
What types of cars can I donate to the Kidney Foundation?
The Kidney Foundation accepts both new and gently used cars trucks vans and RVs.
How will my car be used after I donate it to the Kidney Foundation?
After you donate your car to the Kidney Foundation it will be sold at auction or to a salvage company.
The proceeds from the sale will be used to support the Foundation’s initiatives.
How do I know that my car donation is tax-deductible?
When you donate your car to the Kidney Foundation you will receive a tax-deductible receipt.
What do I need to do to prepare my car for donation?
Before you donate your car to the Kidney Foundation you will need to remove all personal belongings from the vehicle.
You should also make sure that the car is in good working condition.
How do I contact the Kidney Foundation to donate my car?
You can contact the Kidney Foundation by phone at 1-800-565-5000 or by visiting their website at www.
What are the hours of operation for the Kidney Foundation?
The Kidney Foundation’s hours of operation vary by location.
To find the contact information for the Foundation nearest you please visit www.
How long does it take to donate my car to the Kidney Foundation?
The process of donating your car to the Kidney Foundation usually takes less than 24 hours.
Do I need to have a title for my car in order to donate it to the Kidney Foundation?
Yes you will need to have a valid title for your car in order to donate it to the Kidney Foundation.
Do I need to be present when my car is picked up for donation?
No you do not need to be present when your car is picked up for donation.
Where do I send the title for my car once I’ve decided to donate it to the Kidney Foundation?
Once you’ve decided to donate your car to the Kidney Foundation you can send the title to their national office at 6110 Executive Blvd Suite 1010 Rockville MD 20852.
How will I know when my car has been successfully donated to the Kidney Foundation?
After you donate your car to the Kidney Foundation you will receive a confirmation email.
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Who can I contact for more information?
For more information about donating your car to the Kidney Foundation please contact their customer service team at 1-800-565-5000.
What is the Kidney Foundation’s tax ID number?
The Kidney Foundation’s tax ID number is 38-1444602.