How it Works
Our program connects you with a pen pal to create companionship through letter correspondence. Read our FAQs for more details.
Submit a Letter Request
Enter your contact information in the form below. Your email is never shared and is only used to deliver your requested letter.
We Email You a Letter
After you click the submit button below, we’ll deliver your first letter by email. Each letter is screened for safety and security before sending.
You'll receive the writer's contact information so you can keep in touch with your pen pal.
Pen Pal Program in The News
"We're connected here. She likes painting, which I do, too. And she does roller-skating. I never did that, but it's interesting. But yeah, I'm anxious to write to her," - Phyllis Ehrhardt, senior letter recipient, KCCI
“They’re really sweet letters; some of them were just a paragraph, but a lot of them asked for advice about the senior’s life experience. What I found achingly true was that even someone as young as 13 years old has experienced loneliness with the pandemic, but also maybe with their lives – maybe they feel like they don’t fit in, and they were looking for the senior to write them back and start a connection.” - Anna Edenfield, owner of the Home Instead, Hub City Spokes