National Card and Letter Writing Month!
The U.S. Postal Service officially designated April National Card and Letter Writing Month in 2001 “to raise awareness of the importance and historical significance of card and letter writing.” We love that there's A WHOLE MONTH dedicated to cards and letters- Long live the Snail Mail!
Writing and sending cards and letters makes people feel good. And everyone deserves to feel good. It's such an easy thing to do, yet it can have such a big impact on someone's day. The PDP team is dedicated to sending out a letter every day in April- that's 30 days of sending happiness in the mail! Won't you join us? We would love to flood the mail carriers with pretty envelopes!
Here are some helpful tools for National Card and Letter Writing Month:
- We put together a list of 30 different reasons to send a card or letter-use these as prompts to help you or make up your own! Any reason is a good reason to send a card or letter.
- It's a great excuse to get out your favorite pens, fancy stationery, and craft supplies.
- Hallmark gives us great advice about what to write in any greeting card
- And here is a great article explaining etiquette for addressing envelopes
That's it. Grab a note. Grab a pen. Send some love. Tag us on Instagram (@thepolkadotpress) and we'll send you a Snail Mail club sticker! All the cool kids have them.