Founder, Lunch on Me
LaRayia Gaston is an activist, a former model, actress, and founder of the nonprofit, Lunch on Me, an organization dedicated to bringing organic, healthy food and holistic healing to those experiencing homelessness. She’s also a regular public speaker, podcast guest, and activist. She filmed the documentary, 43 Days on Skid Row, which shows her time living with Los Angeles’ skid row residents and offers up a true picture of what life is like in one of America’s largest homeless communities. Her first book is Love Without Reason (2021).