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A new report, released by College Success Arizona, identifies key barriers to college access for students in rural Arizona. The project, supported by Freeport-McMoRan Inc., is part of a larger effort by College Success Arizona to create a statewide framework for enhancing the quality and volume of college readiness and access to information, as well as to create knowledge and develop behaviors that can improve the college-going culture in the state.


Freeport-McMoRan announces 2018 Volunteer Excellence Award winners. Employees Stacy Forest, Nicholas Pina and John Acosta are this year's recipients of the company's annual Volunteer Excellence Award honoring three North America employees for exceptional dedication and commitment to building stronger communities through their volunteer efforts.


Freeport-McMoRan Observes Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October. For the past 17 years, Freeport-McMoRan has supported the effort to raise awareness and empower those affected by domestic violence by providing grants to emergency shelters and other service providers.


Freeport-McMoRan's Bisbee Discontinued Operations tallies major safety milestone "The constant in Bisbee's successful run has been the steadfast resolve of its people to keep safety at the forefront", said Terry Maddux, Senior Supervisor, Discontinued Operations-Bisbee.


Gila Native Plant Nursery located on the Discovery Park Campus in Graham County receives support from Freeport-McMoRan Foundation. Plans for expansion of the nursery will include sales of plants in the future, the GWP has said. The nursery is open Thursday from 8 a.m. to noon or by appointment.


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