KCET Vehicle Donation Program




Donate a car, truck, motorcycle, boat, or RV to KCET and help us deliver inspiring content that informs, educates and enlightens millions of listeners in California and throughout the world. When you make a vehicle donation to KCET, you support America's largest independent, non-profit public service media provider on-air, online, and in the community.

KCET plays a vital role in the cultural and educational enrichment of Southern and Central California. In addition to the finest programs from around the world, KCET produces and distributes award-winning local programs that explore the people, places, and topics that are relevant to our region.


Donating a vehicle is easy and your gift qualifies for a tax deduction! Simply call us toll-free or complete the online form, and we’ll pick up your vehicle for free at a time that works best for you. Donate today and turn your car into more hours of your favorite quality programming. Thank you for your support!


How it Works

1. Call us at 866-KAR-KCET (866-527-5238)

2. We will tow your vehicle at no cost to you!

3. Get a donation receipt and help our cause.




Why Donate

  • Skip the hassles associated with selling a car
  • Avoid costly repairs
  • Free up space in your garage or driveway
  • It’s better than a low trade-in offer
  • Your gift qualifies for a tax deduction



We accept all types of vehicles, running or not:

we accept all types of vehicles: cars, truck, motorcycles, RV, Campers and more.


Online Vehicle Donation Form