Car Donations

Donate your used car, van, truck, boat (with a trailer), or recreational vehicle to the Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind.  Vehicle donations go directly to support our mission, and we accept any vehicle regardless of age or condition.

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Please have your title available when calling.

1-855-DLB-GIVE (1-855-352-4483)

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Call Center Hours of Operation:
          Monday thru Thursday: 7 am – 6 pm CST
          Friday: 7 am – 4 pm CST
          Saturday: 8 am – 3 pm CST
          Sunday: Closed

The Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, so vehicle donations made to the organization are tax-deductible. Consult with your tax professional on how to best maximize your deduction since every car donation and tax situation is unique.

Free Vehicle Pickup and Other Benefits

  • Free Towing whether the vehicle is running or not, and you can donate anywhere in the U.S.
  • Avoid the hassle of repairing, advertising and selling your car by letting our staff handle all the details
  • Qualify for an IRS Tax Deduction
  • Rest assured that your donation directly supports Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind programs and services!

Car Donation Tax Deduction in Moments

Simply call our toll free number at 1-855-DLB-GIVE (1-855-352-4483) with the following information:

  • Year, make and model of the vehicle
  • General condition of the vehicle
  • Vehicle identification number (VIN)
  • Title (and lien)

An operator will arrange a convenient time for free auto towing and mail you the required tax documentation within four to six weeks.

Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind has partnered with Melwood Charity Car Donation Center, another nonprofit agency, to manage and operate our vehicle donation program. Melwood, since 1963 has provided job training and employment for over 2,000 individuals with disabilities.

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