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Give Remi a farewell party

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Now that Remi Barry’s court saga is over, I think it would be fun to organize a basketball game, say, between Placer High and Del Oro, as a meet-and-greet and a good luck farewell. It would be fun to have a potluck party and put together a scrapbook with his teammates and his host family, who courageously and passionately supported him. It seems to me that Remi Barry landed in Loomis because he found a family that was the perfect fit for him, interracial like his own family with a son the same age that shares the same passion. I believe this is why he chose Del Oro over his school in Florida, because it was a good family and home life for him. I believe he was more selective this time about the family he would spend his time with in this country, not necessarily as selective about the school he would attend. I have not met Remi Barry, but just from the sense of humanity, I would like to see our community come together to support him as a human being and spread a little goodwill and cheer so his time spent here ends on a happy and welcoming note! Teresa Kenworthy, Auburn