15 years ago Earnie Abouo and his family fled from a Civil War in the ivory coast where Earnie lost many of his relatives. This year The Abouo family would like to finally revisit their homeland. Funds raised will be used for plane tickets and other travel expenses. While living in the ivory coast Earnie owned 10 restaurants and taught classes for culinary arts. He now works at Mountain crest high school as a custodian- everyone who knows Ernie knows his signature response “ marvelous “. When asked how he is doing. Charlotte works for Providence elementary and teaches French in the dual immersion program . This family is very loved by the community. let’s show our support to them so that they can return home to the Ivory Coast.