Our Mission

To provide a vehicle at no cost every year to a person in need.

Who is eligible to receive the car giveaway?

Medical Needs

A candidate may have a medical need that does not have reliable transportation for ongoing treatment for themselves or a household family member.

Domestic Abuse Relief

A candidate may be experiencing domestic abuse and needs a reliable vehicle to seek relief and safety.

Head of Household Assistance

A family head may need reliable transportation to get to work to feed and care for their family but cannot afford the cost of a reliable vehicle.

General Requirements

To be eligible, a person must have a unique situation that can only be relieved by having a free car. They must live in Washington State and agree to hold Mike’s Rides for Lives, Inc. harmless from damages. The recipient must also be able to provide automobile insurance on the vehicle provided.


Pitch In!

Ready to join us?

Give today! Your generosity is what makes all this possible.

Your contributions are fully tax-deductible. A tax credit letter will be provided for donations over $250.

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 EIN: 86-2306262


Online donations coming soon.

For now, donations in cash can be made directly to Mike Columbus, designated for Mike's Rides. Find Mike @ Google Maps

Checks can be made out to Mike's Rides for Lives, Inc. and given in person to Mike Columbus, or mailed to:
2309 Cherish Pl. SW
Port Orchard, WA 98366-7801.

Or, call (302) 932-7296 for more info.

Have a car you'd like to donate?

Please contact Mike Columbus directly at (302) 932-7296.

need help?

First, please read our eligibility requirements.

Then, click the Apply Now button below to apply for next year's giveaway, or to nominate someone you know who is in need.

Submissions will be reviewed by the board and the selection committee.