The Special Operations Warrior Foundation‘s (SOWF) commitment to America’s Special Forces Operations Personnel is to honor the fallen, and all Medal of Honor Recipients, by providing full education opportunities to their children. SOWF works to provide full post-secondary educational support to surviving children of Special Operations Personnel and immediate financial assistance to severely wounded Special Operations Personnel. Your Special Operations Warrior Foundation car donation will help ensure every child of fallen Special Forces Personnel and children of Medal of Honor recipients receive an education. Start your car donation online or by calling (877) 957-2277!
How to Donate Your Car to SOWF
Step 1: Provide Vehicle Information
Complete the online donation or by call us at 877-957-2277. We’ll ask you for information about your vehicle, including the VIN, year, make, model, mileage, and condition.
Step 2: Schedule Free Car Pick Up
Tell us a bit about yourself and where your car will be picked up. A local towing agent will call you within 2-3 business days to schedule a pick up time that works best for you.
Step 3: Get Tax Receipt
Once you submit your SOWF car donation, you’ll receive a confirmation email with access to your Donor Console. Within the Donor Console, you’ll be able to track the progress of your car donation, upload documents, and get tax and title information. After your car is sold, you will be emailed a tax receipt.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the best car donation for veterans?
Special Operations Warrior Foundation is a top-rated military charity which recognizes all servicemen and servicewomen who have sacrificed for our nation. Your car donation to SOWF will support families of our fallen special operations forces.
What types of vehicle donations are accepted?
Special Operations Warrior Foundation accepts almost all running and non-running cars and trucks. Other vehicles such as vans, motorcycles, snowmobiles, boats, RVs, trailers, planes, and heavy machinery are accepted on a case-by-case basis. If you have questions about a vehicle you’d like to donate, call us at 877-957-2277.
What paperwork is needed to complete my car donation?
In order to complete your car donation, you’ll need a clear title. State-specific instructions on how to sign your title over to our processing agent, Advanced Remarketing Services, can be found on our Title Help page. If you have other questions on how to transfer your title, call our customer service center at 877-957-2277.
How much money will SOWF receive from my car donation?
Our authorized agent, Advanced Remarketing Services, returns at least 80% of the gross proceeds from the sale of your vehicle to Special Operations Warrior Foundation.
Is my car donation tax-deductible?
Yes! Within 30 days of the sale of your car, you’ll be emailed a tax receipt. If your car sells for over $500, you may deduct the full selling price of the car when itemizing taxes. If your car sells for less than $500, you can deduct up to $499 or your car’s fair market value, whichever is less. Please consult with your tax advisor on the best way to claim your military car donation tax deduction.
For answers to more SOWF car donation questions
Visit our FAQ page or call us at 877-957-2277.