EIN 33-0523542

Taco Bell Foundation

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Taco Bell Foundation invests in America's youth, ages 16-24, and help them pursue their educational goals and career aspirations - no matter what their unique passion.

Program areas at Taco Bell Foundation

Taco Bell Foundation granted more than $5 million back to youth-serving organizations, including the boys and girls clubs of america, in and around communities where Taco Bell does business. Our local grants support programs and experiences that prepare young people for high school graduation and empowers them to channel their passions so they can go on to achieve their dreams through secondary education. Since 2013, the Taco Bell Foundation has granted nearly $32 million to approximately 300 boys and girls clubs across the country.
The live mas scholarship program is designed to help innovators and creators ages 16-24 pursue unique passions that may not necessarily fit into the traditional "academic or "athletic" scholarship categories. The application only requires submission of a two-minute video where applicants share what they love to do. The 2019 scholarship program awarded $4.4 million. The wide range of student passions include medicine, film, engineering, music and community service. In the first four years of the scholarship, the Taco Bell Foundation has already awarded $9.5 million in education support to nearly 900 students, including Taco Bell employees. Students in the program have also been given access to opportunities beyond finances, through workshops to help develop personal and professional skills, and the Taco Bell Foundation's partnership with mentor: the national mentoring partnership to foster relationship building.

Form 990s for Taco Bell Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-02-24990View PDF
2018-122020-01-28990View PDF
2017-122018-11-15990View PDF
2016-122017-11-08990View PDF
2015-122017-04-10990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Taco Bell Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
American Online Giving FoundationGeneral Support$6,040

Grants made by Taco Bell Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
City YearTo Provide Support Services and Programs for Underprivileged Children, To Help Them Grow Up$473,095
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Financials for Taco Bell Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$21,673,432
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$131,143
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$21,804,575

Personnel at Taco Bell Foundation

Tina NguyenExecutive Director$300,880
Jennifer BradburyDirector, Business Development and Marketing
Belinda LamAssociate Manager, Finance
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 Subscribe to viewAssociate Manager, Marketing and Communications
...and 5 more key personnel

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General information
One Glen Bell Way
Irvine, CA 92618
Metro area
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA
Website URL
IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
O12: Youth Development Fund Raising and Fund Distribution
NAICS code, primary
813410: Civic and Social Organizations
Parent/child status