News

December 23

Santa's big bag was fuller this holiday season thanks to Freeport-McMoRan employees who donated hundreds of wish list items for children and seniors.

Nearly every North American site held a drive to bring Christmas cheer and smiles to those less fortunate in communities near the company's operations.

December 18

Three Freeport-McMoRan Sites Awarded Copper Mark as Responsible Producers

The Copper Mark sets and continually raises the bar among copper producers on environmental, social and governance standards. Certifications are earned on a case-by-case basis by every individual copper site - mine, smelter or refinery.

December 05

12-mile pipeline helps secure area's water future, aids orchards, mine

Farmers Investment Co. (FICO) and Freeport-McMoRan's Sierrita operation in Green Valley partnered to build 12 miles of pipeline to deliver Central Arizona Project water to local pecan orchards.

November 16

DreamBuilder platform expands impact for female entrepreneurs

The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation, in partnership with the Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University, created DreamBuilder, a free online business training program available in English and Spanish that helps women start and grow small businesses.

November 11

Freeport-McMoRan Honors Veterans Today

Today, Freeport-McMoRan joins the United States in saying thank you to those who have served or are serving in the nation's military. This includes many employees in our workforce, who bring skills and experience that make us a better and stronger company.

November 05

Freeport-McMoRan Ranks on Forbes Magazine's 2020 World's Best Employers List

Freeport-McMoRan earned a first-time spot on Forbes magazine's World's Best Employers List, ranking No. 366 out of 750 multinational and large corporations headquartered in 45 countries.

October 29

U.S. consulate opens application for academy for women entrepreneurs

In addition, participants will receive access to DreamBuilder, a blended business-training course developed through a partnership between Arizona State University's Thunderbird School of Global Management and global copper mining company Freeport-McMoRan.

October 27

Celebrate International Bat Week with a Blur of Morenci Bats

Located in Morenci operations' backyard, it's one of the most important maternity colonies of Mexican free-tailed bats in the Southwest. It's also a point of pride for company conservation and education efforts, especially during International Bat Week, October 24-31.

October 21

Ground Breaking: Collaborative Care Center, Idaho Springs

Once completed, the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation funded Collaborative Care Center will leverage the combined resources of the entire county to provide services under one roof; providing behavioral, physical, and mental health services for both residents and visitors.

October 13

Decades of progress for Latino scholars at ASU

Latino Partnership Scholars, originally launched in 1984 as the Hispanic Community Partnership Program, established an endowment thanks to an investment from Freeport-McMoRan to the Una Promesa Para el Futuro Campaign.