Send A Letter
Steps for a child
- Write a letter to a Service Member downrange.
Tell them a little about you and don’t be afraid to ask questions!Please remember to put a return address so you can get a letter back.
Download one of our letter forms to help get started. Template #1, Template #2, Template#3,
or Template #4
- Mail your letter to: Pen Pal Program
c/o Stars and Stripes,
APO AE 09211-9480
- Check online to see if your letter has posted and be on the lookout for a response letter!
Steps for a Service Member
- Receive a letter while downrange or respond to one of the letters on the website. Download one of our letter forms to help get started. Template #1, Template #2, Template #3, or Template #4
- Make sure you note which letter you are responding to by adding the code from the child’s letter and mail your letter to:Stars and Stripes
ATTN: PENPAL #(Unique Code here)
APO AE 09211–09480
- Check online to see if you letter has posted and there could even be a response letter.