Free To Be, Inc. accepts donated cars, repairs them and then donates them to eligible Anoka County Minnesota residents to help them achieve economic security and self-sufficiency.
For the Free2B car donation program, cars are donated to Free2B then inspected by collaborative repair shops, repaired and donated to eligible individuals or families in need. Before an applicant is eligible for a donated vehicle, they must complete a basic budgeting class with the University of Minnesota Extension program entitled “Dollars into $ense.” Vehicles are donated to individuals on a Car Care Saturday and the recipients are also required to attend the budget class and vehicle maintenance class.
Free To Be, Inc. has eighteen repair sites that repair one vehicle a month for us with donated labor. Free2B has two parts suppliers that provide parts at a reduced rate.
Recipients must be residents of Anoka County Minnesota for at least 6 months and qualify for the car based on the target populations previously described. Steps to apply:
- Verify individual meets qualifications
- Fill out Free2B application and fax or mail it to Free2B
- Turn in required documentation listed on front of application
- Take Dollars Into $ence Class (presented by the University of Minnesota Extension)
763-755-1280 to register for Dollars Into $ence class(Class offered once a month)
Call Free2B to verify acceptance and compliance
For more information please contact Free2B!