CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Autobell Car Wash’s Charity Car Wash Program helped nonprofits raise $730,653 in 2014, according to a press release.

The program supports charities, schools and other organizations in North Carolina, Virginia and Georgia, noted the release. Since its founding in 1998, the program has raised nearly $7 million.

Autobell provides 501(c)(3) organizations with carwash tickets to be sold by the nonprofit at full price, stated the release. The tickets are custom-printed with the nonprofit’s name and are honored at all Autobell locations. Participating organizations keep half the proceeds from all ticket sales.

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“We're happy to offer this simple and effective way for so many worthy nonprofits to reach their fundraising goals,” shared Autobell President and CEO Chuck Howard. “There's no need for organizers to plan and execute a parking lot carwash or other large-scale fundraiser, worry about rain dates or incur any upfront cost.”

Interested nonprofits should go to Autobell.com or call 1-800-582-8096.

Autobell has 67 locations throughout North and South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia, reported the release. It is privately held and family operated.