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Proud to announce our 2020 funding recipients

IMB Bank is committed to supporting our communities and the people in them. We strive to remain engaged and connected with our communities and we’ve found that by working together we can help add value to our communities and create better outcomes for the people living in them. We are very committed to the projects we support and have seen first-hand the difference they make to many people.

The IMB Bank Community Foundation is pleased to announce funding for the following recipients in 2020.  


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Community Heroes


To celebrate 20 years of supporting community projects the ICF is pleased to recognise 20 IMB Bank Community Foundation Heroes - their remarkable effort and achievements. In coming months we will profile each of these community heroes; their initiatives and the positive impact they have had within our local communities.

Read the first 12 stories here…. prepare to be inspired.

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Previous funding recipients

Farmborough Heights Rural Fire Brigade

A thermal imaging camera has enabled The Farmborough Heights Rural Fire Brigade’s volunteer members to fully interpret a fire scene providing accurate situational awareness both day and night. It also assists in search-and-rescue operations at any time and in any light conditions.

Giralang/Kaleen Men's Shed

The Giralang/Kaleen Men's Shed offers all men access to a range of activities including a woodworking workshop, garden, physical activity such as walking, and social interaction. The ICF grant has provided members with first aid training to support shed members when needed.

Girl Guides Association of NSW

Building on a century of adventure, fun and friendship, Girl Guides empowers girls and young women to grow into confident, self-respecting, responsible community members. The project allows Girl Guides to offer abseiling, high ropes and rock-climbing experiences in the local region providing opportunities for the girls to grow, learn and have fun in the outdoors.

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Why choose us?

Established in 1880, we have been helping people achieve their financial goals for 140 years and are rated by Forbes as one of the World’s Best Banks. We offer a full range of competitive banking, including home and personal lending, savings and transaction accounts, term deposits, business banking, and can arrange financial planning, insurance and travel products.

We provide simple and secure digital banking solutions online and on mobile, and members enjoy access to free automated phone and internet banking, and a team of professionals at our locally based contact centre. With a growing branch network throughout the Illawarra, Sydney, NSW South Coast, Newcastle/Hunter, the ACT and Melbourne, we have a lending specialist in every branch and a team of mobile lending specialists who will come to you.

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