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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USA TODAY: VOTE FOR BISBEE AS YOUR FAVORITE HISTORIC SMALL TOWN The USA has a rich and exciting history, and visiting the places which most affected it is so much more fun than reading about it. These 20 nominees for Best Historic Small Town have big histories and small populations -- fewer than 25,000 people -- making them fun and affordable ways to dive into our nation's past.


Going Home with Care, a program developed by Valley Assistance Services, receives $130,000 grant from Freeport-McMoRan Foundation. The program was funded through the Green Valley/Sahuarita Community Investment Fund.


The ASU Lodestar Center for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Innovation extends its continuing partnership with the Freeport- McMoRan Foundation through the latest grant of $91,000 for new programming that will span through 2017. Since 2009, the ASU Lodestar Center has partnered with Freeport-McMoRan involving more than $700,000 in grant funding to build the capacity of nonprofit organizations in mining communities.


Bisbee High School science teacher, Renee Riksheim, receives second grant from Freeport-McMoRan. Funds used to purchase materials for the biology department, specifically physiology and anatomy.


Freeport-McMoRan Foundation supports a new women's and children's annex at the Tintown Shelter in Bisbee with a $60,000 grant. The annex will expand the shelter's capacity from 10 to 24 beds and allow the shelter to begin accepting women and children into the transitional living center.


  • Freeport-McMoRan partners with Discovery Education 

    FREE student, teacher and family resources!



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  • Ajo, Bisbee and General
    Social Investment Application

    Deadline: August 30 

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  • Graham County Community
    Investment Fund Application


    Deadline: May 1

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Featured Partnerships

Seed Spot: The Entrepreneurial Incubator helps women entrepreneurs grow ideas

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What does STEM literacy mean to you? Join Change the Equation's Show Us Your STEM campaign and share your thoughts.   
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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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