San Diego Botanic Garden

Vehicle Donation Program 

Have a car, truck, boat or RV taking up space in your driveway? Donate it to San Diego Botanic Garden and help our garden grow!


Our mission is to inspire people of all ages to connect with plants and nature. Over 200,000 people, including tourists from all over the world, visit our beautiful 37-acre Garden each year.  By donating your used vehicle, you directly contribute to our Garden’s educational programs and world-class exhibits while enhancing the visitor experience for people like you who love our wonderful community resource.

How it Works



Call us at
844-SDBG-CAR or 844-732-4227


We will tow your vehicle at
no cost to you!


Get a tax deductible receipt
and help our cause.

Why donate?
• Avoid the hassles of selling a car
• No need to pay hefty repair bills
• Free up space in your garage
• 100% tax deductible

Making a donation is EASY!

It's as easy as filling out the online donation form or picking up a phone and speaking to a live operator.

If you have any questions just call one of our friendly operators toll-free at
844-SDBG-CAR or 844-732-4227 seven days a week.

• Donate your car or truck
• Donate your boat
• Donate your motor home
• Donate your motorcycle

We accept all kinds of vehicles. Your donation is greatly appreciated!