Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of Santa Cruz County
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Donate to St. Vincent de Paul Santa Cruz County

Let us do good, let us do all the good we can...

- Federic Ozanam, Founder

Donate a Vehicle and Change a Life

SVdP maintains a donation program of autos and other vehicles for resale to raise funds for the continuation and future success of its Mission.

  • Avoid hassle of selling a used vehicle - we handle the DMV paperwork
  • We accept most vehicles
  • Free pick-up arranged within 24 hours or less
  • Feel great because you've helped someone in need
  • Get tax write-off for making the donation

How to Donate a Vehicle

To to donate a vehicle, please call 800-322-8284.                                                      

You will be connected to the National SVDP Auto Donation program which works with SVDP Councils and Conferences within the United States.

You may also visit the National SVDP Auto Donation program website at to donate your vehicle online.

Once we receive the proceeds from your donation you may be contacted by our Council Office.  At any time you may call the Council Office at (831) 423-SVDP to designate which of our Conferences will share the funds received from the sale of your vehicle with the Council.

Funds received from auto donations are used for food, rent, utilities and other items requested by those who contact our local Parish based conferences staffed by our Vincentian volunteers.