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The Kathy Reticker Forum for Children & Families

Established in 2017 in memory of Kathy Reticker, former Acre Family Child Care Executive Director, The Kathy Reticker Forum for Children and Families aims to increase awareness and advocacy for affordable, high quality child care and education for all children and families through events and scholarships.