Grateful Greetings

As part of the Holiday Outreach initiative, we are collecting notes of gratitude for: deployed troops, first responders, veterans, and new recruits. The notes are included in a care packages sent through the non-profit organization Operation Gratitude.

Please send cards to the following address by December 18:
Office of Community & Regional Affairs
Princeton University
4 Mercer Street
Princeton, NJ 08540

Cards can also be sent via interoffice mail to the following address:
Erin Metro
Community and Regional Affairs
4 Mercer Street

For more information email Erin Metro at

Printable Cards

1) Download a set of printable cards. Each set has two-cards-per-sheet.

Vertical Cards (set of 8)

Horizontal Cards (set of 16)

2) Print cards. For best results, print in color on 8.5 x 11inch card stock.

3) Cut paper in half to create individual cards. Fold each card in half.

Writer's Block?

Salutation Ideas

Dear Soldier,

Dear Hero,

Dear Brave One,

Message Ideas

Thank you for your dedication to our great nation.

Thank you for your bravery, loyalty and courage. Our thoughts are with you.

Thank you for your service. Our thoughts are always with you.

Thank you for your service, sacrifice and hard work. Know you are appreciated.

We appreciate your dedication and effort to keep Americans safe.

From the bottom of my heart, thank you for your service. Keep safe.

Thank you for all you do for our country.

Thanks for all your hard work, dedication and bravery. God speed.

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during your deployment.

Greetings from Princeton, New Jersey. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.