Marianne Williamson (b. 1952) is the founder of Project Angel Food, a programme serving
food to home-bound people who suffer from AIDS or other serious illnesses. She
also co-founded Peace Alliance, an organization which supports peace-building
She began her activism in the 1980s by
founding support centres for people with AIDS in New York and Los Angeles. Project
Angel Food was started in 1989, and served more than 11 million meals so far.
She is currently running as a Democratic presidential candidate for 2020.