Round Up FAQs


Where does the money go?

The Taco Bell Foundation’s Round Up program breaks down barriers to education for students nationwide. Money raised provides grants to youth-serving organizations focused on education and career readiness and funds Live Más Scholarships to support the educational needs of future leaders across the country. For a list of organizations we support, click here. To meet some of the students whose lives we have impacted through the Live Más Scholarship, click here. 

Which restaurants participate in Round Up?

Round Up is available in all U.S. Taco Bell® restaurants at the drive thru, front counter, credit/debit card terminal, kiosk, on the web, and on the app.

How long will the program last?

The Round Up program runs year-round.

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Taco Bell Foundation, Inc. is a public 501(c)3 charitable organization, and donations made through the Round Up program may be tax-deductible to the extent permitted by federal and state law. Click here for state disclosures.

My question isn’t listed—where can I learn more?

For specific inquiries, email