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The thing is, the charity had someone who was donating their time to sell the car for the charity. The charity advertised the car and took all the steps I would have had to take to sell the car. However, I could not have sold it for appraised value. I was better off taking the appraised value and allowing the charity to sell it publicaly for the best price they could get. Because someone else donated the time and hassle of selling it, the charity was much better off all around.
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