Donate Your Car

You can help us change and save lives at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center by donating your unwanted vehicle to our car donation program. The process is fast and easy and you may qualify for a tax deduction! The proceeds from the sale of your vehicle will help us provide expert, compassionate health care and trauma services to everyone in our community.

We’ve partnered with CARS (Charitable Adult Rides and Services), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, to make donating your car easy and convenient. CARS accepts most vehicles, running or not, including cars, trucks, RVs, trailers, ATVs, motorcycles, boats, jet skis and more!

How to Donate

Call or use the online form
Fill out the form below or call (855) 500-7433 to begin the process. Make sure you select San Francisco General Hospital Foundation as your charity of choice.

Schedule your FREE pickup
A CARS representative will contact you within 24 hours to schedule a free pickup by a licensed tow company. Most vehicles can be picked up within 24-72 hours.

Receive a tax receipt
The tow company will give you a donation receipt at the time of pickup. Once your vehicle is sold, you will receive a tax receipt within 30 days of the sale.

For questions or more information about the CARS donation process, please call (855) 500-7433 or email  You can find answers to some frequently asked questions here.

Thank you for donating your car and helping us to serve everyone in need!