2012 Global Community Investment - $173 Million

  • Community Trust Funds - 40%
  • Economic Development
         and Infrastructure - 19%
  • Education and Training - 16%
  • Safety, Health and Environment - 9%
  • Administration - 9%
  • Resettlement - 2%
  • Matching Gifts/UW - 2%
  • Arts/Culture/Heritage - 2%
  • Other* - 1%
*Includes employee programs such as Matching Gifts and United Way.

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The Sahuarita Unified School District will receive $880,000 to help high school students succeed in advanced placement classes through the The National Math and Science Initiative. Freeport-McMoRan Foundation is supporting the initiative with a $500,000 grant, and other community businesses are contributing $380,000 to the Dallas-based group to bring the program to the high school students.


Freeport-McMoRan launches Volunteer Excellence Award in North America The Volunteer Excellence Award honors employees affecting positive change through volunteerism.


Freeport-McMoRan Foundation awards $500,000 to Grant County recipients Seventeen programs received funding through the Grant County Community Investment Fund


ScienceCity Spring Break program offered at Safford Library through a grant from Freeport-McMoRan Foundation On Tuesday, March 18, ScienceCity is presenting a program open to all children from second to sixth grade, with no registration needed.


Bisbee Mining and Historical Museum to restore Grassy Park area thanks to a grant from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation The Grassy Park on Main Street in Old Bisbee will have a completely redesigned and improved landscape.


  • Ajo, Bisbee and General
    Social Invesment Applications 

    Deadline: August 30

    Apply Now!

  • Green Valley/Sahuarita
    Community Investment Fund Application

    Deadline: June 1st

    Apply Now!

  • Freeport-McMoRan Foundation
    Volunteer Excellence Awards Application


    Deadline: June 31st  

    Apply Now!

  • Graham County
    Community Investment Fund Application


    Deadline: May 1st  

    Apply Now!


Freeport-McMoRan supports the 23rd International Environmental Design Contest held in April at New Mexico State University



Freeport-McMoRan partners with The Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)
The Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Foundation supports the work of TGen. One way individuals can support the organization is by  participating in the MindCrowd research project by taking a quick attention and memory test. Participants will help researchers make progress towards understanding and treating brain disorders by providing important data online. 

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