2013 Global Community Investment - $173 Million

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

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Freeport- McMoRan throws its weight behind community projects in Graham County. Nine organizations recieved funding through the 2014 Graham County Community Investment Fund grants.


Grassy Park, located outside of Bisbee Mining and Historical Museum, is being renovated thanks to large efforts from community members, local businesses and a grant from the Freeport- McMoRan Foundation. The renovation will return the historic park to the way it looked in the 1930's and will serve as a multi-colored welcome mat for people as they travel to and visit the former mining town.


ASU Lodestar Center receives $140,000 grant to assist nonprofits in Freeport-McMoRan operating communities. For the past five years, the ASU Lodestar Center for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Innovation has partnered with Freeport-McMoRan to provide a series of trainings and offerings that has allowed nonprofit organizations to become more sustainable.


Hundreds Volunteer During 12th Annual Global Volunteer Month at Freeport-McMoRan Nearly 750 employees, their families and friends volunteered during Global Volunteer Month, which this year focused on youth development.


Climax Mine jointly funds Mile Canyon RecPath extension near Copper Mountain Resort in Colorado. The Ten Mile recpath extension will connect the dots south of Copper Mountain and provide a gateway into Lake County for both locals and guests alike


  • Ajo, Bisbee and General
    Social Invesment Applications 

    Deadline: August 30

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  • Greenlee County
    Community Investment Fund Application

    Deadline: September 2

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  • Mini-Grants for Education 


    Deadline: October 1 

    Apply Now!  

  • Native American Partnership Fund 


    Deadline: September 30

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President Obama applauds 100Kin10 and Partners. Freeport-McMoRan has been a 100Kin10 partner  since 2011.

100Kin10 is a multi-sector network that responds to the national imperative to train 100,000 excellent science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) teachers by 2021. In 2011, the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation joined the 100Kin10 efforts and pledged $1.5 million over three years to support STEM teacher development programs in Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico.

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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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