How Can You Help

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Other Ways to Help…

Donate Your Auto, Truck, Boat, RV, or Real Estate

Including but not limited to Vehicles, Motorcycles, RVs, and Boats

  • Helps foster children obtain their first vehicle
  • Provides vehicles for our group homes and school for transporting children
  • Sale of vehicles provides needed financial support of our specialized services to children and their families
  • Atkinson Family Services makes donated vehicles available to needy families for a discounted charge
  • Unlike most charities, we run our Auto We don’t use a third party for pickup or sales. We maximize all proceeds from this program.

Two Easy Steps to Donating

  • Step 1: Call (916) 489-5316
    • Almost all donations are accepted.
  • Step 2: Pick Up
    • We will arrange a pickup time for towing. We will pick up your vehicle and provide a receipt.
    • A second receipt will be mailed documenting the dollar amount we received from the sale of your vehicle.

That’s all there is to it!

Benefits to you are:

  • We do the paperwork
  • Free towing
  • You are eligible for an itemized tax deduction
  • You are supporting local foster youth

Other Ways To Donate

  • One-Time Financial Gifts
  • Planned Giving
  • Real Estate
  • Memorial Donations
  • Tribute Cards
  • Event Sponsorships
  • Furniture and Household Goods
  • Gently used and new clothing
  • School Supplies
  • Gift Cards
  • Time (volunteering)

Electronic Waste

If you have 3 or more items that you need to recycle, E-waste 4 Good will come to your home and pick it up!  Go online at E Waste 4 Good and fill out the online form. You can schedule a pick-up. Choose Atkinson Youth Services and we will get the proceeds from your E-waste. You don’t even have to leave home!



Please call (916) 609-3222 to find out how you can help.

We are a United Way Certified Partner

Capital Region: #5483 Atkinson Youth Services