BabyFriendlyAmerica provides certificates to restaurants, stores, activity centers, and service providers.

Why get a certificate?

Many parents choose establishments, whether for dining, shopping, or play based on the ease of visiting with their families. BFA provides parents with a one-stop site to find restaurants, retailers, places to have fun, and service providers that are baby friendly. By displaying your certificate, you are more likely to have families, looking for a baby friendly environment, patron your establishment.

What type of BabyFriendlyAmerica certificates are available for purchase?

Baby Friendly restaurants, stores, and service proviers can purchase a certificate in 3 different formats:

  1. A standard 8 ½ by 11 BFA certificate provided in a printable, pdf format;
  2. A BFA certificate printed on high quality cardstock with an embossed seal corresponding to your award level. The certificate looks fantastic in the window of your business and advertises your BabyFriendlyAmerica.com rating; or
  3. A BFA certificate printed on a high quality cardstock with an embossed seal corresponding to your award level and mounted in a quality frame. This frame features a glass cover, which protects your certificate from dust and debris.

How much does a BabyfriendlyAMERICA certificate cost?

Standard BFA certificate in electronic PDF format: Free!

BFA certificate printed on a high quality cardstock with embossed seal corresponding to award level: $10.

BFA certificate printed on a high quality parchment paper with gold or silver embossed seals and mounted in a pine finished brown frame: $40

How does a business qualify to get a BabyFriendlyAMERICA certificate?

The process begins with a member of the BabyFriendlyAmerica team or a local resident provides information about the business to our website. As a standard, BFA businesses are of high quality, are baby friendly, have compelling character, or are special or unique are eligible for inclusion on BabyFriendlyAmerica.com.

Can I order certificates from previous years?

Yes, you can order certificates from past years.

How long will my order take to ship?

Shipping takes anywhere from three to four weeks.

Is tax included in the price?

Tax is not included in the award price. Tax, if applicable, will be applied to the total amount during check-out.

Do you charge for shipping?

Shipping is not included in the award price. Shipping will be applied to the total amount during check out based upon your order.