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A fun, interactive and family-friendly class about the San Francisco River will take place in Clifton, Arizona. Gila Watershed Partnership of Arizona will host the event in partnership with Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, Freeport-McMoRan and United Way of Graham and Greenlee Counties.


Parking made safer in Jerome, Arizona with support from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation. The installations will increase the safety and aesthetic appearance of the parking spaces, and channel drainage to stop erosion. They will also serve as a barrier to prevent vehicles from traveling down the hillside


Phoenix employees help share mining with U.S. legislators. Having 251 face-to-face meetings in three days is a tall order but one that two Phoenix employees Carolyn Loder and Rebecca Kahrhoff helped fill as members of the Women's Mining Coalition at its recent 27th annual Washington, D.C., Fly-In event.


Freeport-McMoRan employees turn out by the hundreds for Global Volunteer Month. Volunteering momentum was in full force during this year's Global Volunteer Month in April when more than 960 employees, their friends and family from across 22 Freeport-McMoRan sites participated in 42 events marking the month.


The Boys and Girls Club of the Gila Valley received a $20,000 grant from Freeport-McMoRan for its Robotics Program and the team readies themselves for competition at Northern Arizona University. The Robotics Team, named the Nerdy Newbs, will be evaluated against other teams in computer programming, drone flight and geological research.


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