Watch your money and
community grow.

Invest in a CD for KC.

A CD for KC is a certificate of deposit offered by Central Bank of Kansas City that goes directly to financing high-impact development projects in distressed areas of Kansas City.

Recent Projects

Projects are chosen based on their ability to bring critical support and growth to Kansas City areas with significantly lower median family income and higher levels of poverty and unemployment. Recent projects include:

Operation Breakthrough
Operation Breakthrough
$11M for facility expansion

A new facility with a gym, health center, donation warehouse, and more will help Operation Breakthrough increase community services for urban core residents.

LAMP & ReDiscover
LAMP & ReDiscover
$10M for building redevelopment

Redeveloping Linwood Area Ministry Place (LAMP) will allow non-profit ReDiscover, the primary tenant, to continue providing critical mental health services to over 24,000 people each year.

$6M for facility improvements

Facility improvements, including a 13,000-square-foot cooler, will advance operating efficiency and bring much-needed food security to food deserts across northwestern Missouri.

Pendleton ArtsBlock
Pendleton ArtsBlock
$5.33M for housing development

An important phase of the Paseo Gateway revitalization, Pendleton ArtsBlock will combine modern housing, art studios, and more to create an artist-centered residential community.

Other Projects & Causes

  • Academy for Integrated Arts (AFIA)
  • Rainbow Boulevard Hotel Developments
  • Independence Avenue Community Improvement District (CID)
  • Scuola Vita Nuova Charter School
  • Morning Star Baptist Community Center
  • Sioux Chief
  • Segs4Vets
  • Jerusalem Farm

Investment Details
& Ways to Open

A safe investment at a competitive rate for a worthy cause

Your deposit goes directly to financing high-impact, mission-focused development projects that not only provide direct relief in the short term but also help stimulate economic growth and create jobs in the long term by attracting private-sector capital investments in these highly distressed areas.

To learn more and open a CD for KC, call, email, or visit Central Bank of Kansas City’s main location.

1.62% APY*

14-Month CD - $5,000 Min
Call Bill Dana at
(816) 483-1210
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By focusing on funding development projects and providing affordable financial products, services, and education, Central Bank of Kansas City works to develop a safe, mutually beneficial system that brings prosperity to underserved populations and shareholders alike. Locally- and family-owned, the bank has been certified since 1998 as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) for its investment in distressed communities. Through New Market Tax Credit (NMTC) allocations provided by the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s CDFI Fund, Central Bank of Kansas City has closed financing for 55 projects, with total project costs exceeding $1.12 billion.