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DaVita Launches Minority Bank Initiative with $5 Million Investment in Underserved Communities Across the Country
Date:11/23/2009

Partnerships with Minority Banks in Washington D.C., New York, N.Y., Los Angeles, Calif. and Columbia, S.C. Intended to Spur Economic Growth and Revitalization

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DaVita, the nation's leading provider of dialysis services, today announced a nationwide Minority Bank Initiative designed to create jobs and spur revitalization in minority communities across the country with investments in leading community and minority-owned banks. DaVita has donated $5 million through bank partnerships in Washington, DC, New York, N.Y., Los Angeles, Calif. and Columbia, S.C.

"DaVita is committed to developing business partner relationships that reflect our diverse base of patients and teammates," said Kent Thiry, DaVita CEO. "Through our Minority Bank Initiative, DaVita is supporting the revitalization of under-served neighborhoods it serves by helping banking institutions as well as minority-owned businesses to thrive."

DaVita is partnering with the following leading institutions in urban centers where it provides life-saving kidney care services to some of the approximately 114,000 patients it serves throughout the country:

  • Industrial Bank, Washington, D.C.: Industrial Bank is the oldest and largest minority commercial bank in the metropolitan Washington region;
  • Carver Federal Savings Bank, New York, N.Y.: Carver Bank is the largest African-American operated bank in the United States;
  • Broadway Bank, Los Angeles, Calif.: Broadway Bank serves the diverse ethnic markets of South Central and Mid-City Los Angeles, and specializes in inner-city community reinvestment.
  • South Carolina Community Bank, Columbia, S.C.: South Carolina Community Bank has been committed to building relationships and building communities si
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