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Connecticut Car Donation Charities

The act of donating a car to charity is a beautiful gesture. When you donate car, you not only help the charity, you help yourself by receiving a valuable tax deduction and you also get the joy of knowing you have helped someone who needs it. There are many charities in Connecticut you can help through your car donation.
The Connecticut Radio Information System is a very unique charity. They are a radio reading service for people who as a result of vision loss, a learning disability or a physical handicap are not able to read printed material. They broadcast news and information featured in local newspapers and current magazines as well as book readings and interview programs. They even read the newspaper ads, the obituaries and the sport scores.
The Bridgeport Rescue Mission offers a safe harbor to homeless men, women and children in Fairfield County. They provide food, shelter, clothing, education, job training for the urban poor and addicted.
Teach for America works to ensure that children in low income areas get an excellent education. Connecticut is one of the wealthiest states in the country, but in its lowest-income communities the achievement gap is vast. In many of these communities, students in the eighth grade are reading, writing and doing math at a fourth grade level. Teach for America recruit leaders who work to expand educational opportunities in these areas and teach for two years in those low income areas.
The Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County provides nutritious food to non-profit charities that feed the hungry. They also work to raise awareness and promote action to combat hunger. They are the only food bank that services lower Fairfield County.
The Visiting Nurses Association Health Care of Connecticut is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of people in Connecticut. They do this by providing a wide range of home care services including skilled nursing, hospice care, rehabilitation services, physical and speech therapy, personal care, home health aide, cardiac nursing, etc. VNA also offers community-based health and wellness services.
Serving the hungry and the homeless in Fairfield County, Operation Hope provides 2 meals a day through its community kitchen, 80,000 meals a year through its food pantry and a clean, safe shelter. They also offer long term solutions to the problem of hunger and homelessness, including affordable housing, life skills training, and personalized support.
Cars4Charities is quite proud that each of these fine Connecticut charities has asked us to handle their car donations. We make the car donation process easy and fast. You can donate your car even it no longer runs or is in poor shape. You just need to have a title and the car needs to be where the tow truck can reach it easily. Your car will be picked up for free, too. In return for your generous gift, you will get a valuable tax deduction. For complete details on how to donate car, please go to our website; or call us toll free at 1-866-4483487.