Sunset Announcement


The Letters Foundation is sunsetting in 2020, and as of January 31, 2020 we are no longer accepting new letter requests. The Letters Foundation está cerrando en 2020, y al 31 de enero de 2020 no aceptamos nuevas solicitudes de cartas.

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The Letters Foundation is a foundation of last resort that provides humanitarian grants to people experiencing hardship when no other options exist. These one-time grants provide a hand-up to individuals as they work to stabilize their lives.

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SPAM ALERT: We have heard about some unfortunate incidents of spam. Those emails did not originate from Doris Buffett or the Foundation. Please know that we do not send emails or letters that purport to award unsolicited grants.

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