Frequently Asked Questions

  • The last day you can direct your donations is January 31, 2017.

  • Mazda Drive For Good donations are only available through the purchase or lease of new Mazda vehicles. 

  • For all eligible vehicles purchased or leased during the Campaign Period for which the customer has not designated a charity to receive the Donation prior to January 31, 2017 such Donations will be directed, in Mazda’s sole and absolute discretion, to i) one or more of the Charities, including the Mazda Foundation and/or ii) other 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, non-profit organizations.

  • No, volunteering will be done at a variety of charities across the country to match the hours pledged. Although you cannot choose where a Mazda employee will specifically volunteer, rest assured knowing that hundreds of organizations have been helped by Mazda volunteering in recent years.

  • Mazda Drive For Good donations are only available to the local and national charities listed in your region. 

  • No, the donations are made on the behalf of Mazda and not subject to a personal tax exemption. 

  • If you would like to donate money to any of the charities Mazda Drive For Good benefits, please visit their websites. 

  • Most test drives only take a few minutes.  

  • Mazda will make a donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the American Red Cross, the American Heart Association or the Mazda Foundation. The Mazda Foundation donates to causes that range from children’s organizations and scholarships to food banks, environmental programs and crucial disaster relief efforts. 

  • You will receive a confirmation email after selecting a charity.

  • If you are interested in Mazda volunteering efforts please visit your local Mazda dealership to find out more about the program. 

  • Open to legal residents of the 50 states (including D.C.), 18 years old or older who purchase or lease a new Mazda vehicle from an authorized Mazda franchise dealer from November 21, 2016 through January 3, 2017. Void where prohibited. A $150 donation will be made to eligible charities for each qualifying vehicle lease or purchase.  St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, the American Heart Association, Inc., and the American National Red Cross will receive the following minimum donations, respectively: $350,000, $250,000, and $200,000.  Click here for Official Rules.