The 2017 grants are divided into four categories:
(1) $600,000 USD to charities nominated by six inspirational Australian women. These women have each demonstrated a commitment to empowering others through their career/life achievements and involvement with charitable causes.
(2) $200,000 USD to the Feed Melbourne program. This program helps individuals and families who are struggling with food insecurity
(3) $125,000 USD to the children’s hospice Bear Cottage in NSW to fund the cost of a chef and upgrade kitchen equipment
(4) $110,00 USD to the Foundation’s community partners program for projects involving nutrition and empowerment.