Auto Donation

You're the key to ending homelessness

Donors who give vehicles to Mel Trotter Ministries are the key to restoration for the men, women and children who are trying to overcome homelessness. Your donated vehicle is sold at auction or scrapped for parts and all proceeds go directly to Mel Trotter Ministries to help our guests move forward to achieving sustainable income and safe housing.

Instructions for donating a vehicle:

• We accept all autos, trucks, vans, SUVs, motorcycles, ATVs, lawn mowers, tractors, jet-skis, RVs, boats, and campers.
• Drop off vehicles during business hours, or arrange for a pick-up
• We must receive the signed title to the vehicle at the time of donation
• Vehicle sales price determines tax deduction
• All proceeds benefit Mel Trotter Ministries programs and services


Additional benefits to donating:

You will not spend unnecessary time or dollars selling your vehicle.
Recycling your vehicle with Mel Trotter Ministries saves energy and natural resources Mel Trotter Ministries is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. 

Questions or need more information? E-mail  or call 616-588-8721.

Frequently Asked Questions

Vehicle Donation Form

Thank you for your interest in donating your vehicle to Mel Trotter Ministries. Please complete the following questions and we will contact you within 3 business days to discuss the best time to schedule a pick up.

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