Donate a Boat and Float Big Dollars for Charity

What happens when you donate a boat to the cause you love? Spring 2016 hereDonate a Boat at DACC says it all: 27' Bayliner raises $1500.00 for the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society! 1989 Bayliner Capri generates $2240.25 for  Parkinson Alberta! 1982 16 foot Espadon to bring close to $1000.00 for Youths Can Fish 2! Continue reading "Donate a Boat and Float Big Dollars for Charity" →

Donated 1963 Lotus Draws Over $20,000 For Animal Charity

LotusFrom time to time we have the happy privilege of seeing a beauty of a collector car come rolling through our program. Most often, cars of a certain age are recycle ready and draw reluctant interest from potential buyers. But sometimes we see a show-stopper like this 1963 Lotus Super Seven Series II dream boat! Continue reading "Donated 1963 Lotus Draws Over $20,000 For Animal Charity" →

Motorhome & RV Donations | Extend the Legacy

MotorhomeIs your RV ready for her last camping trek? Is your motorhome, having served your family well, ready to make some memories with another young tribe? Making decisions for end of life recreational vehicles can be emotional...and costly. Maybe we can help? Continue reading "Motorhome & RV Donations | Extend the Legacy" →

Car Restoration Project Nets $1800.00 for Charity

Car Restoration This cherry red Datsun 240z was a heart-stopper in her prime! My 18 year old son happened to be wandering past while I was working on posting the photos of the ol' girl to our Donate a Car blog, "Wow. That's amazing. When I'm rich I'm going to drive a cool car like that!" If car restoration is your thing, then a vehicle like this is your dream come true, too! Continue reading "Car Restoration Project Nets $1800.00 for Charity" →

Coming up Short Selling a Second Hand Car? You’re Not Alone!

Second Hand CarIf you've recently listed a second hand car for sale online, or in your local Auto Trader, you know that even an OBO (Or Best Offer) sale can be as elusive as getting your actual listing price. These are tough times in the world of used car sales. Why? Not for the reasons you might imagine. Continue reading "Coming up Short Selling a Second Hand Car? You’re Not Alone!" →

Extreme Weather and Your Car

extreme weatherExtreme Weather. As Winter works her way across our country with predictably unpredictable surges of warmth and chill, our sea coast dwellers, orchard planters, and unseasonably warm Albertans will tell you that, regardless of where you stand on the issue of climate change, there are some strange things happening with the weather. Continue reading "Extreme Weather and Your Car" →

Corporate Giving | A Valentine for Canada

Corporate GivingAsk any of our team here at Donate a Car Canada and we’ll tell you, we have the best job in the country! Working for a small company that’s making a big difference is a great reason to jump online every day. 364 days of the year, day or night, we’re here to help you help the cause you love. Continue reading "Corporate Giving | A Valentine for Canada" →

Porsche Proceeds to Cancer Charity

When John’s ‘88 Porsche 928 rolled into our program, we didn’t know what to porscheexpect. The old girl had a lot of miles under the hood, and the transmission was done. Ontario is notoriously tough on cars (that road salt just eats away at everything), and we weren’t sure if there would be anything left of this little black beauty after almost 30 years on the road. Continue reading "Porsche Proceeds to Cancer Charity" →