Financing the start of your Native American–owned business

M&T Bank offers a variety of business loans for minorities.

Multicultural and Diverse-Owned Business Loans

M&T Bank can execute loans for Native American–owned businesses, including for startup, operational expenses, acquisitions, new construction, equipment purchases and much more. We offer fixed- and variable-rate term loans, installment loans, equipment loans, working capital loans and business lines of credit. Qualified borrowers can access lower monthly payments with longer terms through an SBA 7(a) loan of up to $5 million, while the SBA Express loan is designed for fast approval on loans of up to $350,000. M&T is a top-rated SBA lender.

According to statistics released by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for total approved loans through the SBA's 7(a) lending program during the federal fiscal year ending 9/30/2023.

How M&T can help you

You have an ally in M&T Bank. We believe that a diverse community is a stronger community. Our lending specialists can help you understand lending options no matter your business structure, including the operation and tax implications of working with local governments, and running your business on native land, private property or digitally. We offer competitive rates with both fixed and variable terms. We can also guide you to the resources needed to create an effective business plan and to properly document your finances so that you’ll have the best chance for loan approval. 

Let our experience with small business loans pay off for you. Visit your local M&T branch or schedule an appointment.


Multicultural Owned Business Loans

Our resources can help you find the most affordable financing solution for your unique circumstance. Learn more about equal-opportunity lending options.

Partner with M&T Bank

M&T’s Business Banking Specialists are ready to offer you support at any stage of your business. Get to know the advantages of being an M&T Business Banking client.