About Volunteers of America

Volunteers of America is a ministry of service dedicated to helping people reach their full potential.

Through human services programs, Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana helps more than 17,000 people from 65 program locations in 16 communities across the region.

Volunteers of America is a national, non-profit, faith-based organization dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential. Through thousands of human services programs, including housing and healthcare, Volunteers of America helps nearly 1.3 million people across the country. Established locally in 1896, our ministry of service has supported and empowered community groups, including low-income seniors, veterans, homeless individuals and families, men and women returning home after incarceration, and those recovering from addictions.

We are an accredited organization, meeting international standards for quality according to the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities International (CARF). Accreditation demonstrates that our organization values the input of our clients and is accountable to the community.

Give back through Auto Donation

Your car is full of memories: Your first ride, your family road trip. Now, make memories of hope, by donating your car to Volunteers of America. It’s easy. We’ll pick up your car for free, handle all the paperwork, and we’ll sell it at our auction.

Best of all, the proceeds from your car will be used here in your community, supporting your neighbors and helping individuals, families and veterans. Your car can go onto create hope for your community. Donate your car, boat, jet ski, RV, motorcycle, lawnmower or…anything with a motor.

Why donate a car to Volunteers of America?

1. We accept pretty much anything with a motor: cars, trucks, motorcycles, lawnmowers, jet skis, boats, RVs— even airplanes. If you’re looking to get rid of it, donate it!

2. You could receive a greater value for your vehicle as a charitable contribution on your tax return than you would by selling it.

3. You’re helping to build a thriving, more vibrant community. Your car will be sold at auction and the proceeds will be used to help men, women, families, veterans and homeless individual in your community rebuild their life.

So, where does the money go?

When you donate your car, truck, motorcycle, boat or RV to Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana, you’re helping your community.

All funds from our auto auction go back into our programs in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, Mansfield, Sandusky, and Toledo to help individuals, families, and youth reach their full potential and build better communities.

Ready to donate your car?

Online: Fill out this simple form for a free pick-up

In person: Bring your vehicle and clean title to 5640 West Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43228

By phone: Call 1-800-862-6030 and we’ll help you donate over the phone