Zip it Forward


Zip it Forward at the Portland rescue mission!

zip to donate to or volunteer at the portland rescue mission to earn credit!*

Use a Zipcar to either donate goods or your time at the Portland Rescue Mission to earn free driving. Zipsters earn $10 driving credit when donating goods and $20 for those who complete a volunteer shift. Redeeming your credit is easy:

  1. Make your Zipcar reservation and zip to the Rescue Mission.
  2. Donate goods or complete a volunteer shift. Make sure to snag a receipt, snap a photo, or get a confirmation of your volunteer shift.
  3. Email your proof, along with your reservation information to
  4. We'll check it out. If your donation or volunteer shift matches a Zipcar reservation, we'll put the credit right into your account!


drive away hunger to recieve a free lifetime zipcar membership!*

Donate your vehicle to Portland Rescue Mission via their Drive Away Hunger program to receive a free annual membership from Zipcar for life! 

*offer can only be redeemed once every 6 months per member. Proof must be in the form of a donation receipt, official communication from the Portland Rescue Mission confirming volunteer shift, or photo of the actions taken. Credit will be applied within 5 business days of submission. Portland Rescue Mission is not responsible for issuing driving credit.

*lifetime membership redeemed by emailing with proof of vehicle donation via Drive Away Hunger program; annual membership fee ($70) will be refunded annually; offer does not include driving credit or coverage of other Zipcar fees (i.e. vehicle damage, late fees, insurance waivers, etc.)

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Donors and Volunteers

Not a Zipster yet? Enjoy half-off your first year ($35), $0 application fee, and $35 driving credit.


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Portland Rescue Mission Employees

Become a member for $35/year and receive $35 driving credit! Must be an employee of the Portland Rescue Mission.


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