Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

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Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Sustainable development means meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Freeport-McMoRan's approach to sustainable development combines three essential elements: continued economic success, building local community capacity and societal trust through stakeholder engagement, and improving environmental performance. Communities & People highlights news and stories of the company’s close collaboration with local stakeholders to minimize and mitigate adverse impacts and cultivate opportunities to maximize positive impacts.

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Freeport-McMoRan Awards $350,000 in Grants to Eastern Arizona Communities
Freeport-McMoRan’s Community Investment Fund distributed $350,000 in Graham County, Arizona. One of the recipients of the fund was Southeastern Arizona Community Unique Services (SEACUS), which provides support services for aging and disabled community members. The funding SEACUS received from the Freeport-McMoRan Community Investment distribution will increase clients served,...
Oct 11, 2016 10:05 AM ET
The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation Funds a Training and Technology Center in Safford, Arizona
The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation awarded $75,000 through the Graham County Community Investment Fund to the Safford Unified School District for a new training and technology center. The new Center will offer after-school STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) programs such as robotics, 3-D printing and coding. The new center will have meeting spaces that feature...
Sep 27, 2016 10:05 AM ET
Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan Affiliate, Builds a Multipurpose Center for Community Events
Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde has built a multipurpose facility for the communities near the Cerro Verde mining operations and the community of El Nazareno to use for meetings and events. One level is free to use for trainings and other educational or informational campaigns, especially those that benefit the youth in the community. The other level is available for different events...
Sep 13, 2016 3:15 PM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Named Most Community-Minded by the Civic 50
Congratulations to Freeport-McMoRan for being recognized as the most community-minded company in the materials sector! For the fourth consecutive year, Freeport-McMoRan has been named as a Civic 50 winner. The Civic 50, an initiative of...
Aug 9, 2016 10:10 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Donates $10,000 to Economic Development Course at Western New Mexico University
The annual Economic Development Course at Western New Mexico University has received a $10,000 donation from Freeport-McMoRan. The weeklong course is for community leaders looking to enhance their economic development skills. The course is accredited by the International Economic Development Council. Topics include strategic planning, real estate development and social media marketing...
Jun 28, 2016 8:15 AM ET