Kim De Lay-Manning is a recent honoree of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). She was honored as a “Woman of Note” for tirelessly promoting “Get Out the Vote”, facilitating Voter Education Workshops and serving as a precinct worker for local and state-wide elections.
A native of the city of Compton, she attended Regina Caeli High School and California State University, Long Beach. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology and is a certified Bereavement Counselor.
Kim holds memberships in Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority, Beta Pi Sigma Sorority Incorporated and Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated. She is affiliated with the United Negro College Fund, National Council of Negro Women, NAACP and the League of Women Voters.
For all of her efforts she is the recipient of the Blue Cross of California Award for Outstanding Community Service, and the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Unsung Hero Award, to name a few. She was also honored as “A Product of Compton”.
She is an active member of St. Brigid Catholic Church where she is a member of the renowned St. Brigid Gospel Choir. Kim has shared her leadership skills on many communities for the Los Angeles Archdiocese.