Community Sector Banking (CSB) is an Australian company that was established as an initiative of the Australian community sector to provide banking and other services tailored specifically for community and other not-for-profit organisations. It is the result of an innovative joint venture between Bendigo Bank and a consortium of twenty not-for-profit organisations.
In addition to providing banking services, its key role is to enhance the capacity of the community sector to better achieve its objectives. Essentially, this entails the harnessing and mobilising of capital managed by community sector organisations and in developing strategies designed specifically to enhance the contribution of the community sector to the social fabric of Australia.
CSB is committed to engaging with community, government and commercial partners to facilitate projects and/or services which deliver outcome-focussed social impact.