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116 Browns Hill Road, Suite 400 Valencia, PA  16059


The Lighthouse Foundation's Community Auto LICO is a Low-Income Car Ownership program and operates as a non-profit car dealership that accepts donated cars, has them inspected and repaired when mechanically and fiscally feasible, and then sells them at a discount to qualified low-income families and individuals.  The cost of most of our vehicles ranges from $2,000.00 - $3,500.00, which in most cases is 25-50% below suggested retail values.



To purchase a vehicle through the Community Auto LICO Program, you must meet the following requirements:

Be employed 25 or more hours per week

•Have a valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License

•Be 250%  or less of the Federal Poverty Level based on household size

          (For example, an individual can make no more than $31,000 per year.  Each additional person in

                      the household increases that number by approximately $11,000 based on 2018 numbers.)

•Agree to share photos and story with the public via Community Auto and The Lighthouse Foundation

If you meet ALL OF THE ABOVE QUALIFICATIONS, please fill out the application below.


We will also need your most recent month’s pay stubs and proof of funds available towards the purchase of a car.  This could be a copy of your bank statement,  a screenshot if you do your banking from your phone, or a copy of a loan pre-approval letter if you are getting financing from another organization.


The above requested items can be attached at the bottom of the application below, emailed to communityauto.tim@thelighthousefoundation.com after submitting your application or

you can fax them to 1-866-308-6628.


Please call us if you have any questions about the Community Auto Program.


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