"I have found a lifelong friend. Thank you!"
11-year-old, Houston, Texas
"My son has 22 names of Pen Pals and enjoys writing
all over the world. He has started a collection of stamps from his letters,
and a collection of cards from everywhere!"
parent, Barnesboro, Pennsylvania
"In 1952 my ninth grade English teacher had me start
writing to a girl in a foreign country. Now, over 40 years later, I still am
corresponding with her."
Pen Pal alum, Mesa, Arizona
"The program is not only an interesting cultural
exchange, but a wonderful opportunity for our 230 middle schoolers to hone
their writing skills."
Muhlenberg School District Newsletter, Lauredale, Pennsylvania
"I am 13. When I was 9 I wrote to you and asked for a
pen pal. I am still writing my friend in Sweden. I also have a pen pal in
Australia. Now I am asking for a pen pal in Italy."
13-year-old, Dummitt, Texas