Thermo Fisher Scientific Invests $25 Million to Support Black Communities and Businesses in the U.S.

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WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving science, today announced it has committed to investing up to $25 million in minority-serving financial institutions.


"Unequal access to capital is hurting Black-owned businesses, Black entrepreneurs and Black communities in the United States," said Marc N. Casper, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific. "Minority-serving financial institutions provide a bridge to empowering historically disenfranchised