2014 Global Community Investment
$198 million

* Includes arts, culture, heritage, resettlement and employee programs such as Matching Gifts and United Way.

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Green Valley Recreation and Casa Community Services are joining forces to bring as many people as possible in to enjoy the social and recreational services thanks to a $53,000 grant from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation. The grant supports a program called GVR Engage!, which is designed to target GVR members who may have been underserved in the past because of their age, health or transportation issues.


Freeport-McMoRan's Integrated Malaria Control Programs Reduce Disease Risk in Democratic Republic of Congo & Papua, Indonesia In 2014 there was an 80 percent reduction in total workforce malaria incidence since the start of the program in 2008.


Teachers in Industry, an award-winning professional development and STEM degree program, gives educators hands-on experience in tech The Freeport McMoRan Foundation (through 100Kin10) is now in its third year of funding Teachers in Industry and has contributed $670,000.


Freeport-McMoRan Sponsors and Hosts Third Workshop for Boy Scouts Earning Mining in Society Merit Badges Thanks to Freeport-McMoRan's support to develop and sponsor these workshops, which included a mine tour, more than 110 Arizona scouts have earned the badge to date and received a first-hand look at a working mine.


Sahuarita High School biology students participated in an overnight field trip at the Santa Rita Experimental Range to learn more about their environment and to set up research projects. The two-day intensive program was funded by a Freeport-McMoRan Foundation grant, with assistance from ITE, Arizona 4-H and the UA College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Cooperative Extension.


  • Freeport-McMoRan partners with Discovery Education 

    FREE student, teacher and family resources!



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  • Climax (CO) Community
    Investment Fund Application

    Deadline: December 15  

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  • Grant County Community
    Investment Fund Application


    Deadline: December 1

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Mike Rowe from CNN and Discovery Channel talks about the importance of mining in our everyday lives.                 

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