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Freeport-McMoRan grants $335,000 to help Sahuarita Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Center establish a Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Incubator to nurture the growth and presence of a local technology sector. The $4.2 million project was funded mainly through a $3 million grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration, with additional funding from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation, Arizona Commerce Authority and the town itself.


Freeport-McMoRan observes Domestic Violence Awareness month in October. In observation of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Freeport-McMoRan is encouraging employees to be aware of the facts and resources available for help.


Freeport-McMoRan Volunteer Excellence Award Winners Announced. Hats off to Steven Weigley, Baltazar Bermudez and Rigo Ramos - this year's recipients of the company's annual Volunteer Excellence Award honoring three North American employees for exceptional volunteer service.


Hidalgo Medical Services, in partnership with New Ventures Consulting, received $40,000 from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation, which led to the development of a The collaborative plan isn't the only thing to come out of Grant County's proactive thinking on the coming senior age wave. Silver City's three major health care providers, HMS, Gila Regional Medical Center and Silver Health CARE, are trying to work together more on health care services in general in Grant County, not just on the needs of the senior population.


Copper Queen Library in Bisbee, Arizona named Best Small Library in America 2019. The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation supported the Library's San Jose Annex which primary focus is to address K-12 literacy rates through school readiness and offer early literacy and STEAM programs.


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