Blog: Nicky Burton

May 6th-12th is Nurses Week, and what’s more, 2020 has been designated the Year of the Nurse. Let’s show our love and gratitude for all they are doing to save so many lives, all while putting their own life at risk.

May 6th-12th is Nurses Week, and what’s more, 2020 has been designated the Year of the Nurse. Let’s show our love and gratitude for all they are doing to save so many lives, all while putting their own life at risk.

18 Million Thanks is a campaign to thank the 18 million health workers in the US. This is a perfect week to join forces with them. Not sure what to say or who to write to? The website https://18millionthanks.com/ has ideas for both! Also, see our Gallery on this site...

Request for Thinking of You Card Donations

Request for Thinking of You Card Donations

Deborah Widger is working on sending cards to Queens and NYC senior citizens shut in due to Covid19 quarantine. They are alone in nursing homes and assisted living facilities where their families cannot visit. Deborah wants to make sure they know the community cares...

Dear Stranger – a letter-writing project in Oregon

Dear Stranger – a letter-writing project in Oregon

This Oregon-based humanities organization is encouraging letter-writing as a way to bridge social distance. Dear Stranger started in 2014 as a way of bringing people together through letter-writing. Each year a theme is set, but this year people are choosing to write...

Kids can help by sending cards too!

Kids can help by sending cards too!

As we ride out these days of social distancing it is truly heart-warming to see so many parts of the community come together to help each other. Sending a card is a really good way to make someone’s day a little better and this is something kids can do too. They could...

Tap your Christmas Card list—now!

Tap your Christmas Card list—now!

One thing that really helps with social isolation is to receive a card.  Another one, AND the best way to increase the chances of receiving a card, is to send a card! While working at home during our State’s Stay at Home order, I have challenged myself to write...

Thinking Of You In 2020

Thinking Of You In 2020

Thinking Of You In 2020 - guest post by Ümlaut Brooklyn We’re home in Brooklyn, sheltering in place along with you and millions of other people across the country and around the world. The things that used to mark our days have all shifted – the commutes, the...

Let’s all send Muriel a Birthday card!

Let’s all send Muriel a Birthday card!

Just in case you need a big dose of inspiration to send a card to brighten someone’s day, meet Muriel! She is 98 years-young and is quarantined at a medical facility in a nursing home in Pennsylvania. She sent her daughter Barbara a card with this original poem she...

Paper Source embraces Thinking of You Week

Paper Source embraces Thinking of You Week

It's day 4 of Thinking of You Week and so far it's a big hit! Check out our social media channels or search the hashtag #thinkingofyouweek for inspiration and ways to get involved in events near you. We are delighted to say Paper Source stores all over the country are...

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