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Donate Your Car To Help A Neighbor. We encourage you to donate your personal car or company cars to Good News Mountaineer Garage because the more vehicles we receive, the more West Virginia families we can help. The life left in your car can truly make a difference in someone's life.
In most parts of West Virginia, a person without a vehicle can't keep a job. Lack of transportation also limits access to safe and affordable housing, medical care, educational opportunities and even groceries. Your car donation can make a huge difference in the lives of these people.
In the past four years we have provided vehicles to meet the transportation needs of 1,239 adults and 1,563 children.
You win, knowing you are truly making a difference for a family in need, and your vehicle donation may qualify as a tax-deductible charitable contribution and/or West Virginia state tax credit.
Our community wins because we are sowing the seeds of economic justice that will bring more people into our economy and make West Virginia a better place to live.
The recipients win because they are able to afford and own a vehicle that's going to dramatically change their lives. Click here if you'd like to learn how to apply for a vehicle.
BEGIN YOUR DONATION TODAY
Check if state tax credits are currently available.
Internal Revenue Bulletin: 2005-25 June 20, 2005 Notice 2005-44
Charitable Contributions of Certain Motor Vehicles, Boats, and Airplanes
“Donor of this wonderful vehicle: Our family would personally like to thank you with all of our hearts. You have no idea what a blessing this car means to our family. We (my husband and I) have been struggling to get back and forth to work and to doctors appointments. Our 2 year old son...” ...read more
Statistics on WV Good News Mountaineer Garage Donated Vehicles - 2011
Federal Tax Deductions based on 2012 1098-C report to IRS:
* Vehicles Donated 171
* Vehicles receiving Fair market Value Deduction (the highest allowed by IRS) 148
* Vehicles Sold 28
* Average tax deduction for Vehicles sold $1072
* West Virginia State Tax Credits Issued by GNMG Through the WV Office of Economic Development Neighborhood Investment Program: 116 donors received an average of $843 tax credit on their WV Income Tax liability
The BEST DEAL: Help a WV family get to work and save the MOST on your TAXES
Call 1-866-GIVECAR (1-866-448-3227) or call our Headgeville office at 1-304-754-8359
My name is Linda. I was just navigating your website and came across your email address and wanted to say, thank you. I was fortunate enough to receive a car from you around 2012. I was a single mother who was disabled. I couldn't afford to take care of our basic needs, food, rent, etc. with what the state gave me. I decided to go back to school, I got a degree, and started working the Monday after graduating!! I have since moved to VA and I am a proud Army wife. Without your organization none of this would have been possible. I am thanking you from the bottom of my heart. Thank you for meeting a need for so many desperate people who want to do better, but just need a helping hand. I wish you all continued success.