Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

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’s Greenlee County, Arizona Community Investment Fund Awards $169,000 in Grants
February 20, 2020, /3BL Media/ - The Greenlee County Community Investment Fund recently selected the recipients and awarded more than $160,000 in grants to local communities and non-profit organizations. The Greenlee County CIF is overseen by a committee of community leaders assembled by the Freeport-McMoRan Community Partnership Panel, to identify and address...
Feb 20, 2020 3:50 PM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Named Best Corporate Citizen by Forbes
Congratulations to Freeport-McMoRan for being named to the 2020 Just 100: America's Best Corporate Citizens by Forbes! This is the fourth consecutive year Freeport-McMoRan has made the list, which is now in its fourth year. To compile the Just 100, Forbes partnered with Just Capital to survey more than 95,000 Americans to determine what they consider to be the most important corporate...
Feb 13, 2020 8:20 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Awards Grant for Tech Park in Sahuarita, Arizona
The Town of Sahuarita, Arizona, broke ground on construction of the Sahuarita Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Center (SAMTEC). Freeport-McMoRan’s Sierrita copper mine is located near Sahuarita, AZ, and recently awarded a grant of $335,000 toward construction of the 32,000-square-foot building that will host the Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Incubator. SAMTEC...
Jan 16, 2020 8:25 AM ET
Freeport Cobalt, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Recognized for Responsible Mineral Sourcing
January 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Freeport Cobalt, a Freeport-McMoRan company, was recognized as a Conformant Refiner by the Responsible Minerals Initiative for its ethical processing of responsibly sourced minerals. The certification by this international group validates the company's commitment to producing...
Jan 2, 2020 7:35 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Foundation Grant Preserves and Honors New Mexico Mining History
In March 2019, the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation awarded a $65,000 grant to be used toward much-needed preservation work at the cemetery in Dawson, New Mexico. Hundreds of miners were laid to rest in the early 1900s at the cemetery, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. Preservation work included a new fence to keep animals such as cattle and elk from damaging the...
Dec 19, 2019 7:25 AM ET

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