Loans and guidance designed to help you win.


Lead Bank is proud to partner with the city of Kansas City, Missouri, and Cornerstone Companies on the "For Change" initiative to help small businesses grow. Special support for city contractors is at the heart of For Change and our commitment to the local community.


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Your opportunity FOR CHANGE:


Through For Change, we provide loans and financial guidance to certified firms and contractors across the Kansas City metro area who are driven to create, innovate and succeed. As you'll see, we're focused on your potential more than your credit score. 
Apply now  even if you've haven't qualified for loans in the past.

Lead Bank is FOR CHANGE:


  • Almost $12.2 million in credit lines so far
  • 52 loans approved
  • Loans ranging from $6,400 to $1.2 million

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FOR CHANGE supports businesses that specialize in:

  • Concrete work
  • Flooring
  • Masonry
  • Window installation
  • Cabinet installation
  • Applicance installation
  • Service contract for publishing production
  • Drywall
  • Carpentry
  • Engineering


*All city of KCMO contractors are eligible



Let's get to work. Apply now.

Apply online and email your application to bwhiting@lead.bank, or call 816.220.8600 to schedule an appointment.

For Change InititativeAppointment checklist:

  • Past two years of business's tax returns 
  • Past two years of business owner's tax returns
  • Current personal banking statement of business owner