Leader Bank is a Preferred Lender of the Small Business Administration (SBA). We can provide Paycheck Protection loans to businesses. Let us help you today!
UPDATED January 15th, 2021
Our PPP application platform is available again. If an APPLY NOW button does not appear in the right section of the banner, please refresh this page in your browser.
UPDATED January 13th, 2021
The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Treasury Department, announced on January 8, that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open the week of January 11 for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers. Leader Bank, N.A. is designated by the FDIC as a Minority depository institutions, which promotes the economic viability of minority and under-served communities. Leader Bank, N.A. is designated by the FDIC as a Minority Depository Institution, which promotes the economic viability of minority and under-served communities, and will offer early access on our PPP website to First and Second Draw Loans starting Wednesday, January 13.
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A Word From our CEO.
Dear Business Owner:
Thank you for visiting Leader Bank’s COVID-19 SBA relief website. We know that every business has been significantly impacted by this crisis. As a small business owner who founded Leader Bank in 2002 to provide high quality community banking services to our local cities and towns, I understand the challenges our business customers are facing due to the economic uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. As an SBA Preferred Lender, Leader Bank, N.A. is proud to participate in the Paycheck Protection Program to help provide small businesses obtain the funding they need to support their employees during these difficult times. Our dedicated commercial lenders and local analysts and underwriters understand the needs of our local businesses, and will work diligently to respond to your needs.
We look forward to working with you and help process your application for a Paycheck Protection Program loan with the SBA.
Sushil K. Tuli, CEO
Any of our SBA professionals would love to speak with you about your lending needs. Call or email today - we are happy to answer your questions whether you need a loan from us right now or are just looking for advice for the future.