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Freeport-McMoRan sponsors Child Protective Services 3rd Annual Back To School Bash in El Paso. On July 15 the Freeport-McMoRan Pavilion rang with laughter as everyone played carnival games, danced to music and earned prizes in the form of school supplies.


For the fourth consecutive year, Freeport-McMoRan has been named to the Civic 50 list of most community-minded companies in the U.S., and this year also was named the top company in the materials sector. As the No. 1 ranked company in its sector, Freeport-McMoRan was featured in the best practices section of the 2016 Civic 50 report for its University Teams or U-Teams program.


More than 7,500 Hours Donated Globally During Freeport-McMoRan's 14th Annual Global Volunteer Month During Global Volunteer Month - held each April - more than 645 employees, their families and friends volunteered at 35 volunteer events, held at 23 sites throughout the Company.


Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan company, graduates 178 women business owners from the DreamBuilder program. More than 170 entrepreneurs from different districts of the Arequipa region of Peru successfully completed the DreamBuilder program in April 2016, which is funded by Freeport-McMoRan Inc.


The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Inc. announces recipients of 2016 Mining Academic Grants Dr. Andrea J. Brickey of South Dakota School of Mines and Dr. Charles K. Kocsis of University of Nevada-Reno received Freeport-McMoRan Career Development Grants.


  • Ajo, Bisbee and General
    Social Investment Application

    Deadline: August 30 

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  • Mini-Grants
    for Education


    Deadline: October 1

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  • Greenlee County
    Community Investment Fund


    Deadline: September 2  

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