CARS 2ND CHANCE Donation Blog

A New Partner: Orinda Association

In this month’s blog, we are featuring one of our new partners, the Orinda Association. Based in Orinda, California, the Orinda Association is a community-focused nonprofit that supports various local groups. They are a wonderful organization that participates in events such as: Donate box meals to honor Contra Costa Hospital Workers Orinda Volunteer Center The […]

5 Unusual Ways To Show Love

Photo by Michael Fenton on Unsplash   This Valentine’s Day, you have the choice to show your love in the typical way or try something different. For a lot of us, doing a last-minute trip to the store to grab a bouquet of flowers and making dinner reservations is our annual go-to method. Can you […]

End Of Year Giving

Ah, December! It’s our favorite time of year. This month is when we put forth an extra effort towards giving a bit more at the end of the year. 2020 has been an interesting year, at best. Cars 2nd Chance has been busy processing car donations that benefit the Food Bank of Contra Costa and […]

Putting Gratitude to Work for You

In the theme of giving thanks during November, let’s talk about gratitude. Back in the early 2000s, Dave and Mary Kemnitz had a problem that needed solving. At their auto repair shop, D & H Enterprises in Concord, California, they were continually faced with disposing of vehicles that their customers did not want any longer.  […]