When was the last time you put pen to paper and wrote a letter?
It might seem like a dying art, but there’s still lots of good reasons to pick up a pen and write a letter.
And more people are doing it than you probably realise.
Plan International UK receive around 160,000 letters a year- that’s an average of just under 13,000 a month!The letters are sent between sponsors and their sponsored children- it’s not compulsory, but so many Plan International UK sponsors love to write to the children they’re supporting, and in turn the children often get a real sense of encouragement from the letters.In the interests of both the sponsor and child, the letters have to be checked by the charity before they are forwarded on. A number of volunteers give up their time to read the letters and make sure they get to the right people.Ashley Feldman, […]