Your car donation can help a family build a house and the hope of a better life!
If you are in the Hilo area and have a working vehicle you would like to donate to the ReStore, please call (808) 935-6677 to make arrangements. Regardless of the type of vehicle, the ReStore can sell your vehicle to help build more affordable housing. In addition, the ReStore is in need of a truck or full-sized moving van for picking up local donations.
Car donations help Hale Aloha O Hilo Habitat for Humanity build homes in partnership with families within our community! Plus, donating a car, truck, boat, RV or other vehicle is quick, easy, and your car donation may be eligible for tax deduction purposes if you itemize (consult the IRS or your tax advisor for details).
Cars for Homes™ accepts a majority of cars, trucks, boats, RVs and other vehicles with proper title and ownership information, and makes the arrangements to have your vehicle, keys and title picked up for processing.
Net proceeds generated by donated vehicle sales are used by Hale Aloha O Hilo Habitat For Humanity to build homes in partnership with families in our community.
It's quick and easy to donate. Donate a car, truck, boat, RV or other vehicle to Habitat's Cars for Homes™ vehicle donation program by calling 1-877-277-HFHI (4344) toll free or donate automobiles online at www.CarsForHomes.org. Your vehicle will be shipped to Oahu, sold, and the sales price, minus the shipping cost, will be donated to Hilo Habitat for Humanity.
The Hilo Habitat is always in need of individuals or groups with access to box trucks, flat bed trucks, moving vans or delivery vehicles to pick up donations of furniture, appliances and building materials to be sold at the ReStore.
If you would like to donate a van or truck in good, working order, please contact our ReStore manager, Rex Lauer at 935-6677.
As of 2010, the most recent data available, the United Nations estimates that 827.6 million people worldwide live in urban slums, including 48.5 million people in poverty housing in the U.S., who need a hand up, not a hand out.
Habitat for Humanity is providing that hand up and you can help!
Call 1-877-277-4344 or