Becker County Early Childhood Initiative


ECI communities seek the involvement of parents, senior citizens, educators, business and community leaders, the faith community, policy makers and all citizens interested in making their community a nurturing environment for young children and their families.

For more information

Contact Fran Rethwisch, Becker County ECI Coordinator at (218) 847-1385 or

Click here to find upcoming ECI scheduled events and news.

ECI is about . . .

  • Joining together in a long-term effort to make young children a real priority.
  • Working together with others to assess current early childhood efforts.
  • Figuring out what more your community can do and than doing it!

Becker County -- "Not only a place to GO, also a place to GROW"