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The Town of Jerome celebrates completion of its Horseshoe Pits project. After 13 years, the recreation spot is back open to the public thanks to financial support from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation and the Yavapai-Apache Nation, as well as many hours of volunteer labor.


The Grand Enterprise Initiative in Grand County, CO has served more than 300 entrepreneurs and supported 66 new businesses in the past five years. The GEI provides counseling and consultation to facilitate business development and receives funding from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation.


Freeport-McMoRan and the Globe-Miami Education Cohort sponsor GUSD School Year kick off. The kick off was held as a "thank you" for all the hard work employees do throughout the year and to remind them they are appreciated.


Cochise County residents now have access to intercity transit services with the launch of the new Cochise Connection route. The new route was made possible through various entities including Freeport-McMoRan.


PT Freeport Indonesia, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, supports research that leads to discovery of 16 new crab species Dr. Dwi Listyo Rahayu, author of numerous scientific papers on marine hermit crabs and mangrove brachyuran crabs, discovered the crab species in the mangrove forests of Mimika, Papua, since 1999.


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