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Babette De Lay

Ivy Leaf Reporter

Since God told me I'm going to get it, I walk like I already have it.

(310) 989-4228

Babette De Lay

What was the date of your initiation?

June 1, 1997

What was your initiation chapter?

Mu Beta Omega

From what college did you graduate?

California State University, Long Beach

What is your highest academic degree?


What is your highest professional credential?

Special Education Credential

What is your Soror status?


Who is/are the Soror-Mentor(s) that supported you?

Sorors Mary K. Guinn, Willie B, Sanford, Carrie Crum, Alice Grigsby

What is your current (or former) occupation?

RSP Instructor

What's your favorite hobby or what you like to do in your spare time?

Museum visits

What's your favorite quote?

Since God told me I'm going to get it, I walk like I already have it.

What special skills do you possess that you are willing to share with the Chapter?

Organization, event planning, historical research

When is your birthday?


Are you Legacy?


What anniversary do you want us to celebrate?

AKAversary - June 1st

What is 1 item on your life's bucket list?

To celebrate 25 years as a cancer survivor

Recommend your top 2 favorite Black-owned businesses.

Darrow's New Orleans Grill - (424) 570-0531 / Up Where We Belong Apparel and Accessories (323) 744-3559

What's the best book you read that you recommend everyone should read?

The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson

What's your favorite movie?

An Imitation of Life

What's your favorite song?

I Look to You

Oprah Winfrey likes to share, "What I know for sure.." What do  YOU know for sure that you want to share?

I know that I'm thankful for my struggle because without it, I wouldn't have stumbled across my strength.

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