Marianne Williamson photographed in January 1990 at The Manhattan Center for Living.
Marianne Williamson is an American author, spiritual leader, politician, and activist. She is the founder of Project Angel Food, a volunteer food delivery program that serves home-bound people with HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening illnesses. In 1987 she created the Center for Living and began helping many patients afflicted with HIV/AIDS. The Center provided services such as house-cleaning, meditation, massage and community support throughout Los Angeles. In 1989, Williamson opened another Center for Living in New York - The Manhattan Center For Living.