What do you do when you find a vulture in your garage? Good Samaritans Laura and Mark spent their Christmas season faced with just such a question. Then? Well, wait until you see what happens next... Continue reading "Vic the Vulture and Why You Should Donate a Vehicle (Part One)" →
Feeling Like Enough is Enough? Your Car Counts!
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Your generosity of spirit is The Thing! With so many feeling that enough is enough already, why not be the change?
Giving it all We’ve Got | Where Does the Money go?
Giving is the heartbeat of Donate a Car Canada. It's our mission, our secret agenda, and our weekly goal. We're here for one reason: to serve Canadian donors and Canadian charities. And we do that through the unique medium of vehicle donation. Continue reading "Giving it all We’ve Got | Where Does the Money go?" →
The Lillian Allbon Animal Shelter
The Lillian Allbon Animal Shelter is one of our receiving charities, and they have some creative giving opportunities available this month! Continue reading "The Lillian Allbon Animal Shelter" →
Mother's Day is just around the corner (May 11th if you weren't 100% sure).What do you do to honour yours, if you're able? It can really be a challenge. How do we make it a meaningful celebration without completely supporting the extensive commercialism that surrounds it? Continue reading "Mother’s Day" →
Change Starts With You
Change - It all starts with you. What does that catch phrase even mean? Continue reading "Change Starts With You" →
Be An Angel – Donate a Car
"We only get so many trips around the sun." I heard those words in a recent hit song and it stopped me in my tracks. It's so easy to get caught up in the angst of everyday life – the busyness, the stress, the responsibilities. Why do we allow all the crazy? When it's all said and done so much of it isn't very meaningful anyway. Here at DAC, we know that something as material as your ol' car can make one of those trips around the sun meaningful indeed! Continue reading "Be An Angel – Donate a Car" →
The Gift of Intention
noun: intention; plural noun: intentions
a thing intended; an aim or plan."she was full of good intentions"
the action or fact of intending."intention is just one of the factors that will be considered"
a person's designs, esp. a man's, in respect to marriage.plural noun: someone's intentions; plural noun: one's intentions"if his intentions aren't honorable, I never want to see him again"
Medicinethe healing process of a wound.
Feels Like the North Pole – Warm up With a Free Tow!
It’s that time of year when we know the snow and cold will hit most parts of the country, but we’re always in shock and awe when it does! The weather outside has definitely been frightful in our neck of the woods (Calgary), and it’s been a week of, “Baby it’s COLD outside!” followed by, “I can’t believe this weather, brrrr, we should move south!” Can you relate? Continue reading "Feels Like the North Pole – Warm up With a Free Tow!" →
Donate A Car Joins Flood Recovery: Supporting the Red Cross
Almost 2 weeks after the catastrophic flood in Southern Alberta, the recovery process in Calgary has been nothing short of amazing. First responders and volunteers alike have committed their hearts and souls to getting people back in their homes and to ensuring there is as much support available as possible. Canmore has made huge strides towards cleanup efforts and are on the road to figuring things out. High River, however, still sits under water in many parts (watch CTVs latest report), and its 13,000 residents are still homeless, without their local jobs, hospital and community. Continue reading "Donate A Car Joins Flood Recovery: Supporting the Red Cross" →