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Tahoe’s Scholarships Allow Interns to Bring New Ideas to Guatemala

Tahoe Resources Inc. is proud to offer annual college scholarships to dependents of Company employees who are full-time students at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) and pursuing a degree in a mining-related field. For the 2015-2016 school year, Tahoe awarded scholarships to three UNR students to pay for tuition, on-campus room and board and

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Tahoe Wins Good Corporate Governance Award

In August 2015, Tahoe Resources Inc. received the mid-cap award for best sustainability, ethics and governance program from the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries, a professional organization which works to promote and advance effective governance.  The award underscores the Company’s robust commitment to integrate corporate social responsibility (CSR) into everyday business practices and corporate policies.

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Minera San Rafael Responds to Stakeholder Concerns

In January 2015, Tahoe Resources Inc.’s wholly-owned Guatemalan subsidiary, Minera San Rafael (MSR), updated its existing grievance mechanism—Tú Cuentas (You Count)—to advance its processes to address and/or remedy impacts linked to its business activities.  This update aligned MSR’s grievance mechanism with internationally recognized standards such as the Equator Principles, International Finance Corporation Performance Standards and

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How We Make a Difference in Our Communities

You will find our fourth quarter newsletter highlighting Minera San Rafael’s and Rio Alto’s community efforts in Guatemala and Peru.

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Rio Alto S.A.C. Advances Avocado Production

In the Condebamba Valley, located near Rio Alto’s Shahuindo gold mining project, local farmers grow corn, lime, garlic, cassava and avocado for commercial sale. However, improper agriculture techniques sometimes prevent them from selling their produce at the national Lima market for a competitive price. Accordingly, Rio Alto partnered with the Canadian nongovernmental organization, the Society

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Tahoe Resources Inc. Supports GoGua 2k15

In summer 2015, Tahoe Resources Inc. donated USD$7,000 to support the GoGua 2k15 program, which installed home equipment for 48 women and their families in one the neediest Guatemalan villages, Santa María Cahabón, to help improve their well-being and eradicate chronic malnutrition.  This initiative originated from one high school student’s influential conversation with a Guatemalan

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Rio Alto Supports Guinea Pig Husbandry Advancements

For many small farmers in Peru, raising guinea pigs is a business that helps provide economic stability and improves quality of life. Tahoe Resources Inc.’s Peruvian subsidiary, Rio Alto, in combination with the Canadian nongovernmental organization, the Society for Cooperation in International Development (SOCODEVI), partner to provide guinea pig husbandry and business management training to

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Tahoe Resources Inc. Supports Local Education

Tahoe Resources Inc. values education and understands that access to school supplies is vital for educational success. Since 2011, employees at the Reno, Nevada corporate office have raised nearly USD$5,000 for school supplies and clothes to assist low-income northern Nevada schools and families. The tradition of Tahoe’s annual school supply fundraiser originated from the Company’s

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Women Invest in Their Families’ Futures

MSR is committed to preventing chronic childhood malnutrition in its local communities. The company is partnering with Asociación Puente (AsoPuente), a well-respected Guatemalan non-governmental organization, to implement a tried-and-true food security and nutrition program, Aprendamos Juntas, for 400 San Rafael las Flores (SRLF) female participants and their families. In the SRLF municipality, approximately 30 percent

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Minera San Rafael Releases 2014 Social Report

Tahoe Resources Inc.’s subsidiary and operator of the Escobal mine, Minera San Rafael (MSR), released its second annual Social Report in the third quarter, highlighting its 2014 sustainability framework and social performance. The Social Report reflects the company’s commitment to operate in a socially responsible manner. In the spirit of sustainability reporting, the Social Report

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