News

September 07

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.

September 06

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.

September 05

Freeport-McMoRan hosts 2019 Intern Conference at the University of Arizona.

Of the company's 301 North America interns, 96 were selected to present their summer projects to company leadership and fellow interns at the conference.

September 03

Freeport-McMoRan's DreamBuilder highlighted at event launching the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Initiative.

AWE will build on DreamBuilder's success to help women take the next steps towards starting or growing their businesses.

September 02

The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation awards $65,000 to the Raton Museum in New Mexico for the Dawson Cemetary restoration.

The historic Dawson Cemetery represents a part of mining history, and we wanted to honor the memories of those laid to rest there. We are pleased the grant-funded restoration work will improve the cemetery, which hosts the Dawson Reunion every two years where families and friends visit and celebrate the lives of their loved ones. - Tracy Bame, President, Freeport-McMoRan Foundation

August 30

The National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum will partner with HistoriCorps to rehabilitate the No. 6 hoist house at the Matchless Mine in Colorado.

This project will be paid for in part by a History Colorado State Historical Fund in combination with a grant from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation on behalf of the Climax-Area Community Investment Fund, as well as recent fundraising activities.

August 07

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.

August 06

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

July 26

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.

July 17

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.