Our Vision

To grow the inner west of Melbourne by supporting local enterprises, centres of education, community groups and clubs to build a resilient, socially inclusive and prosperous community.

Inner West Community Enterprises is passionate about developing strong and resilient communities in Melbourne’s inner west… Created in 2008 and owned by some 270 local residents, IWCE is a social enterprise that supports local schools, sporting clubs and community groups in the municipality of Maribyrnong and surrounds.

IWCE owns the Seddon Community Bank Branch of the Bendigo Bank, which has contributed over $700,000 back into the local community.

Interested in Making a Difference to your Community?

There are many ways we can assist you to get involved in your community.


IWCE wouldn’t happen without it’s team of volunteers which include Board Members, Committee Members and volunteers to assist with school banking, local festivals and events or our programs such as MAD Youth & Charity Challenge.

Community Pitch

We know many people are pressed for time. If you’re a business owner, Community Pitch may be a great option to get involved, make a difference without a huge time commitment.

The Westsider

Our community newspaper wouldn’t happen without it’s volunteers! Find out more

Open An Account

Supporting Seddon Community Bank Branch enables the team at IWCE to do what it does best – give back. Since 2009, we’ve supported 155 local community groups with over $700,000 in sponsorships and grants. Find out more