Learn To Earn

Brand New "Baby Bucks" Program

While attending the free educational classes at The Learning Center at Genesis, clients can be earning “Baby Bucks” which can be used towards new or gently used baby care items, furniture or equipment. Mothers to be and expectant fathers are encouraged to attend and both can earn Baby Bucks for your baby.

This Learn to Earn program is simple. First, you must register while pregnant. You can register by visiting the Genesis Center or by calling 412-761-1845. Then you attend a series of free classes offered at The Learning Center. Click here to view the Class Calendar and learn how to register. All classes are offered at The Learning Center or Genesis Center.

Transportation assistance is available for those meeting requirements. Click here for directions and bus routes.

The Brand New “Baby Bucks” Program

The brand new items include a crib, crib mattress or car seat. You will earn 10 Baby Bucks per hour of participation in class. You must complete required classes by the time your baby is six weeks old. Parents may receive a new crib, mattress or car seat through this program one time only. For new baby items, such as the crib and crib mattress, the series of required classes are:

  • Newborn Care 1
  • Newborn Care 2
  • Newborn Care 3
  • CPR (infant or Adult, Child and Infant)
  • First Aid
  • Breastfeeding Class

Classes required to earn your second Brand New Baby Item are:

  • All the classes listed above
  • 6 New Beginnings Classes

Your Baby Bucks can be used for clothing, diapers, or gently used furniture or equipment

To redeem your Baby Bucks, call the Genesis Center in Bellevue at 412-766-4934 to make an appointment or stop by during business hours weekdays 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

View the Class Calendar.