MISSIONWith a passion for cars and helping those in need, Second Chances Garage (a 501(c)3 nonprofit) seeks to make a difference in our community of Frederick County, Maryland by offering "second chances" for individuals and families on their journey to independent living by providing assistance with their personal transportation needs. We are soliciting donations of vehicles from the local community, refurbishing them, and placing them with individuals who are gainfully employed and referred to us by Partner Agencies. In addition, we offer a Reduced-Cost Auto Repair Service to qualifying individuals.
Low-Cost Vehicle Program
Since we opened our doors in April 2010, we have placed a total of 54 vehicles with qualified individuals and families. Applicants to our Low-Cost Vehicle Program must be involved in a program with a Partner Agency or be a recent graduate of their programs.The Partner Agency and applicant will together complete an application package. Click here for information on eligibility requirements. Please call us to learn more about becoming a Partner Agency.
Reduced-Cost Auto Repair Program
Click here to find out more about this program to assist low-income individuals with their auto repair needs and to complete an online qualification form.
- Car donations! Click here to learn more.
- Sponsor a car!
- Monetary Donations
- Volunteers: Mechanics, car detailers, office help
PLEASE SUPPORT OUR PARTNER GARAGES AND CORPORATE SPONSORS!