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September 02, 2018 Anniversary Wishes 4 comments

When someone sends you a nice congratulatory message after you have I can' t thank you enough for making my graduation day one of the.

To Everyone that helped me throughout my college career,

First and foremost I have to thank God for so many things. I want to thank him for being patient with me when I knew I wasn’t committing to him the way I was supposed to. I want to thank God for the trials and tribulations I faced throughout college, because they helped me to put him first.  Without God I know I wouldn’t have made it through college. There were certain times I knew I wasn’t going to pass a class and I dk how God did it , but on my report card I had a passing grade. I thank God for giving me the scripture Matthew 6:33 and for allowing everything to fall into place once I truly put him first.

I want to thank my husband Keonte for being so awesome and supportive. I want to thank him for handling my meltdowns the week before finals. I am so glad you were there to boost my confidence, when I hit rock bottom in school. Thank you for hugging away all the tears I had from being stressed out.  I also want to thank him for being my best friend and for growing in Christ with me. Thanks for always pushing me and telling me I could do it when I was telling you I couldn’t and I wasn’t smart enough. Thank you for always building me up and never tearing me down. I love you so much and know I am truly blessed to have a husband like you.

I want to thank my parents for everything they’ve done through my college career. From starting me off with my first car to giving me bags full of groceries and left overs to take home.  I want to thank you for all the advice, love, care, and compassion you have provided.  I want to thank you for all the times you would slip me money for no reason. Little did you know it was always right on time.

I want to thank my brother Troy for allowing me to live with him rent free and care free for the 2 years of college before I was married and for being one of  the only people who supported me getting married from the start. I want to thank you for loving me the way you do and always protecting me. 

I want to thank my only sister Robin for always being an awesome sister. Thank you for always looking out for me and always looking for opportunities for me. Thanks for believing in me and pushing me to strive for the best. Thank you for being there for me when I needed marital guidance and showing me things traits I had/have that were harmful to my marriage. Thank you for keeping me fly (lol) by keeping my hair done.

Thanks to my brother Justin for being there for me to vent too and being there when I needed you the most. Thanks for always being one call and one text away for anything I need.

Thank you to my niece Tiffani for keeping me sane and helping me stay grounded in the word of God. Thank you for loving me through everything.  

Thank You to my best friend Bri for answering my midnight calls. For always giving me advice conducive to my marriage and for knowing how to calm me down. Thanks for telling me what I need to hear and not what I want to hear. 

Thank you to the smartest person in the world, my homeboy Fitz. I promise if it wasn’t for him I would not be graduating. He guided me through my first 3 years of college.  He tutored me until I understood and he was always there when I hit him up before a test. Fitz is such a caring and giving person. Thanks so much for letting me borrow your cap and gown as well. 

Thanks to my mother in law, Lakenya  for always listening and never judging. Thank you for keeping Keonte and I in check when we needed it. Thanks for loving us the way you do and always making sure Keonte was treating me properly. Thanks for opening up to me in all the deep conversations we’ve had. 

Thanks to my step mama in law Tasha for always listening as well. Thank you for keeping us laughing at all times and for the many times (so many I can’t count) you treated us to dinner.  Thank you for treating us as your biological children.

To everyone I will never be too proud to admit I have had so much help along the way. I appreciate each and every one of you. 

Love Always, 


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Thank you note examples for graduation gifts with tips and examples

Graduation is an exciting time! Whether you are graduating from high school, college, or any other academic or training program, it is important to show your appreciation to those who honored you on the day. This guide will provide tips on examples to help you write thank-you notes for your graduation gifts.

You may also want to thank one or more of your teachers. There are thank your teach example notes here.

High School Graduation

If you have a child (or children) graduating high school, they will need to write thank-you notes for any gifts that they receive. If you are a parent reading this, your child may need your help to get organized and to not feel overwhelmed by the task. Your attitude could impact how much they enjoy or do enjoy the process. Being prepared will hopefully lead to less nagging to get your graduate to finish the thank-you note.


  • Help your graduate get started. If your child did not grow up writing thank-you notes for birthday and holiday gifts, they may need some help to get started with knowing what to say. The examples below can help. If they’ve been writing thank-you notes already, it will be easier for them. The difference will be that they will have more to write than usual.
  • Stay organized when opening gifts. Make a list of who gave each gift and what the gift was as it is opened. Remember to keep track of gifts received in the mail too! Perhaps a parent or another family can make the list while the graduate opens each gift. Record the gift giver’s name and the gift. If a list is not made, they will likely feel frustrated when it is time to write the notes and can’t remember who gave what. Do not convince yourselves that you/they will remember! Do you remember what you had for lunch three days ago?
  • Involve the graduate early. Let them help choose the thank-you note design. They may get excited about the thank-you note process if the design of the card is to their personal taste.
  • Share the space. I have a twin brother and we had a joint high school graduation party. This was another opportunity where we were able to share thank-you note cards. For people that gave us both a gift, I wrote my thank-you note on one side of the card and my brother used the other. We had to be careful to make sure we didn’t write the same message! This approach also allowed my parents to save a bit on the cost of thank-you note cards and stamps.
  • For the money. Money is a popular graduation gift, so you may also want to check out these thank you for the money note examples.

High School Graduation Thank You Note Examples

#1 Thank you for coming to my graduation party and for the cash. I appreciate it and will be saving it for when I start college in the fall. I will put it in my fund to cover the costs of books as I hear they can be expensive.

#2 I am thankful for the gas gift cards. They will be great when I’m on my own and having to buy all of my own gas. Also, thanks for coming to the party. I hope you had a nice time.

#3 I enjoyed visiting with you at my graduation party. I’m sorry that your kids were not able to make it, but liked hearing the updates on all of them. Thanks for the crockpot. It will be very useful in my dorm room.

#4 Thank you for the toaster. I will use it often in my dorm room as I love to warm up Pop-Tarts. Perhaps, I will also find a healthy alternative to toast. Thank you for coming to the party as well!

#5 I was sorry to hear that you were not well enough to come to my graduation party. I hope you are feeling better now. Thank you for mailing the check. I am saving all graduation money for college expenses which can be expensive! I will stop by and visit with you before I head to [School Name].

#6 Thank you for the graduation money. You are very generous! I will be putting it towards a used car this summer as I have a job now at [Company]. I feel one step closer to being independent.

#7 I am grateful for [Book Title] that you gave to me for graduation. I’ve started reading it already and it offers advice I can take action on right away to be better at managing my finances. Perhaps, we can get together in a few weeks to discuss. I would love to hear your thoughts on it. This could be a life-changing book!

#8 I was excited to see you at my graduation party. Thank you so much for coming. I was very surprised and I hope you enjoyed the food and the cake. I also am grateful for the money you gave me which will be spent on new clothes for school, as I will need much warmer clothing for the move to [City/Region Name].

#9 Thank you for the graduation gift. I will use the money towards items I discover I need once I move into the dorm. I am excited to start the next phase of my life.

#10 You are very generous! Thank you for giving me so much. I was very surprised and will be diligent with how I spend the money. You can have confidence that I will use it only towards college expenses as indicated in your note. Thank you again for helping me to start college life.

College Graduation

Graduating college was one of the happiest days of my life. I felt very accomplished to receive a bachelor’s degree. (I majored in math if you were wondering).  I didn’t have a big party for college graduation like I did for high school graduation, but I probably received a few gifts from family members—to be honest, I don’t really remember!

For college graduation gifts people are probably more likely to give you money. You may find the chapter on how to write a thank you for money helpful as well. Beyond gifts, you can use this opportunity to thank the people that have supported you through college in ways that were not financial, such as mentoring and encouragement.

College Graduation Thank You Note Examples

#1 Thank you for sending a card and check to recognize my graduation. I am excited to start interviewing for relevant jobs. I appreciate your support and will be putting the money towards a car that I can use once I have secured a position.

#2 Thank you for the graduation money. I will be using it towards travel expenses. I am planning to move to [City Name] now that I have a degree as they have many companies that specialize in [Degree Field]. There should be many opportunities for my career there.

#3 I am grateful for all the support you’ve given me while I’ve been studying the past four years. You believed in me and my abilities when I didn’t. Thank you for encouraging me to keep learning and to stick with it. I love [Degree Field] more than ever and look forward to my first job.

#4 Thank you for the money and card you mailed last week. I will use it for things I need as I start interviewing, including a nice suit. I am excited to be moving to the next stage of my life.

#5 I am extremely excited to have my degree! I want to thank you for meeting with me once each semester. I enjoyed hearing about what is happening in [Degree Field] at your workplace. Your stories have inspired me that I can make a difference. I also thank you in advance for agreeing to be reference once I land a job interview.

#6 Thank you for doing the independent study class with during the summer. Because of it, I was able to graduate at the end of the summer instead of the end of the fall semester. I enjoyed the book we read and then discussed together. It’s given me a new outlook on [Topic].

#7 I appreciate the money you sent to recognize my college graduation. And thank you for noting in the card that it’s fine to spend it on something fun! I will use it to take my girlfriend and me out for a celebration dinner. We love the fancy sushi restaurant downtown and normally do not have the budget to go there. It will be a real treat.

#8 I am looking forward to reading the book, [Name of Book]. Now that I’ve graduated it will give me new insights on [Topic]. I am excited that we share an interest in [Topic] and will follow up in a few months to let you know how the book has influenced me.

#9 Thank you for the graduation card and encouraging note. Sharing your experience of how your degree impacted your life was inspiring to read. I appreciate the time you spent to write it out. Next time you are in town, let’s plan to meet for lunch. I’d love to hear more details from your life story.

#10 Thank you for supporting me during the past few years while I was in college. I am extremely excited to be finished! Your encouragement has meant a lot to me and I hope to pay it forward someday.

I hope you have found these tips and examples helpful! Happy Graduation! 

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Thank you note examples for graduation gifts with tips and examples

thank you for graduation wishes

After your graduation ceremony, your family and friends often  shower you with gifts and love. Once you have a nice pile of graduation messages, congratulations and goodies, it’s important to show your appreciation for all of their kindness. What better way is there to do so then with a personalized graduation thank you card saying? We’re here to help and inspire grads to write their thank you’s with the simple to follow examples below.

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Why is Grad Thank You Note Wording Important?

The best way for grads to show their gratitude towards loved ones is with a thank you note. These days a thank you can go a long way and after you have hand-picked a graduation thank you card set that suits your style. It can be hard to know exactly what to say to each and everyone who made your graduation day special, but here is some guidance for what should be mentioned in each grad thank you note.

It’s normal to be at a loss for words when the time comes around to sitting down and writing out all of these personalized thank you notes. There are surely a handful of special people that made your graduation celebrations one-of-a-kind. The main takeaway should be to remind Grandma (or any loved one) how much you love her and appreciate the thoughtful grad gifts. Wording should be sincere, thoughtful, respectful and most importantly, hand done.

A Tip Before You Start Your Graduation Thank You Note

Before you have time to fret about the personalized thank you card wording you’ll be using, you may be asking yourself, “Who got me what?” Here’s a tip we think you’ll find useful.

Keep track of the gifts: There is nothing quite like a heartfelt thank you message that shows your appreciation and you want to make sure you don’t forget anyone. We all love to feel appreciated and having a list to refer to, in terms of who got you what, will make your graduation thank you card writing just that much smoother.

What Do You Say In A Graduation Thank You Card?

If you are looking for wording suggestions and verses for thank you cards, let us help. Whether you want your card to have a funny flare, a genuine tone or a serious feel, we have you covered. Not to mention, we have examples for just about every graduation occasion including; high school, college, nursing and more.  Craft your very own personal and appreciative graduation thank you’s for everyone on your list with some of our favorite thank you sayings. Follow these five steps and the below guidance for the perfect thank you note.

1. First Sentence

Say thanks right from the get go. Some examples include:

  • “Thank you for the generous gift”
  • “Thank you for joining me in celebrating my graduation.”

2. Second Sentence

Mention the Gift: If you did receive a gift, mention it and tell them what you are going to be using it for. You can also look to our resource on graduation gift etiquette for additional help.

3. Express Emotion

Tell them just how happy it made you to see them at your graduation ceremony or how much you missed them at your ceremony but appreciate the generous card they sent.

4. Personalization is key

You don’t want every thanks to seem generic and as if you didn’t put any special thought into the sentiment. Add special details and appreciation to each card by mentioning specifics and always hand write the notes. You can add specific graduation quotes or sayings within your card as well to give it a personal or unique touch.

5. Address Thank You With Care

If it’s an old friend go ahead and use their first name, but if it’s someone like your parents’ friends that you don’t know particularly well use Mr. and Mrs. Last Name.

How Long Should Your Message Be?

The message doesn’t need to be multiple paragraphs for it to feel sincere. A thoughtful message may not take more than two or three sentences. Just make sure that whatever you write, it comes from the heart.

When Should You Send Thank You Notes?

The key thing to remember when thinking about the timing of sending your grad thank you’s is to not wait too long. Try to send your thank you messages three to four days after your celebrations end, or immediately after receiving a gift or contribution in response to your graduation announcement.

High School Grad Thank You Messages

The following graduation thank you card saying are perfect for any recent high school graduate.

  • Thank you for celebrating my high school graduation with me. I am so lucky to have such wonderful family and friends like you.
  • Celebrating my high school graduation party with you was a blast. Thank you for everything.
  • Thank you for joining me on my special day. Your kindness and thoughtfulness are very much appreciated.
  • I am so glad that you were able to share in my graduation celebrations. Thank you for helping make this occasion so special!
  • Dear, (insert name) I just wanted to thank you both again for coming to my graduation ceremony. It was great to have such a loud cheering section. Thanks again.
  • I am so happy that you were able to share my day with me either by being there or remembering with your generosity. Thank you so much for being a part of my high school grad celebration.
  • I was so happy that you could attend my graduation party. And thank you so much for your thoughtful gift. I will use the corkboard to create a fun photo collage of my family and high school friends. When I hang it on the wall of my college dorm it will remind me of you and all of those special people back home who love and support me.
  • During my graduation ceremony, it was so wonderful to look up into the crowd and see you sitting there smiling and supporting me. That was such an important day for me and I am so glad you were there to share it. Thanks again.
  • Thank you so much for the wonderful card and congratulations on my high school graduation.

Whether it's a thank you message to all your wedding guests for joining in your . Thank you so much for attending my graduation ceremony.

Thank you for your Congratulations

thank you for graduation wishes

Graduation parties are the best thing in the world. When you’re done with a big chapter in your life, it’s important to relax and have some fun.

For this occasion, you need to show your guests, organizers and loved ones that you care. Use one of these, graduation thank you notes, to write a personal thank-you after the party, to accomplish just that.


Graduation thank you notes for the people who organize your graduation party

Don’t forget to send graduation thank you notes to the people who worked hard to make the party so amazing!

01Thank you so much for investing time and effort into making the other night special for me. As you know, graduating is a big step in my life, but it wouldn’t be as significant without you here to celebrate.
Your support means the world to me. Thank you for this party, you simply blew me away.



02You are crazy amazing! Thank you for organizing the graduation party for me and making a special night, even more special.
Everything I went through in college influenced me as a person, but your love and friendship has been a steadiness that means the world to me, and nothing else could compare to.


03I thank you wholeheartedly for being such a wonderful host. Everyone had a wonderful time and I am sure I will remember the other night for the rest of my life.
I’ve been beyond lucky to know you and to feel the gift of your friendship.



04The party just blew me away. The effort you put into organizing the whole thing is nothing short of amazing.
I’ve never had such a blast and hope we find reasons for you to organize more parties for me!
What you did for me, I will forever cherish. The other night is just one of the reasons I appreciate you as much as I do.
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05You’ve always had a knack for organizing things and that party is just more proof of your amazing talent. Thanks for the other night and for helping me celebrate my graduation!
On nights like this, I know that we’re going to be lifelong friends. I love you so much!



Graduation thank you notes for the people who attended the party

Guests are the heart of every party! Send those who came graduation thank you notes to let them know how much it meant to you.

06Thank you for coming to my party. It wouldn’t have been a celebration without you, as I wouldn’t have graduated without your support.
Hope you had a great time!



07Parties aren’t all about drinks, venues, and superficial things like that – they’re really about the people. Without you there, nobody would have had as much of a blast!
Thank you for coming!


08We had a blast the other night. I’m so glad you could make it and celebrate the huge occasion with me.
It’s another chapter we’ve ended together and I look forward to all our new experiences going forward. Love you!


09I was blown away by my graduation party.
It wouldn’t have been the same without you there. Let’s get together soon, I’ll even buy a round. Thank you for coming.



10There is nothing better than enjoying a lovely party with those you love the most. Thank you for celebrating my graduation with me.
It’s an honor to be your friend.


11Because you’re with me, even big things like graduation and moving onto other phases of my life don’t seem scary. You’re a friend for life and I truly mean this.
Thank you for being there.
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12Yesterday was one of the most amazing nights ever and you’re the one ‘to blame.’ I think I will remember that party for the rest of my life.
Again, I was so surprised, but thankful, that you managed to come.


13Graduation wouldn’t be the same without you here to witness the event.
I thank you for coming to the party and leaving your mark on the night like you always do.
Thank you!


14A party is only as good as the guests, and boy – do I have the best guests in the world.
I hope you had a good time and that you didn’t regret all those delicious drinks in the morning!
Love you!



15Thank you for showing me what true friendship is. Last night wasn’t just to celebrate my graduation – it was to celebrate all the people that made it possible.
It was an amazing night.


Graduation thank you notes for graduation gifts

When people go out their way to bring you amazing gifts, the least you can do is send graduation thank you notes. They will appreciate it!

16You really do know me! I don’t even remember telling you that I wanted this [name of item], but you nailed it like always.
Thank you.



17Every gift you’ve ever given me was nothing short of spectacular. Last night was no exception.
You blew me away, man!


18How did you even know I wanted this? I swear, I sometimes think you can read my mind.
Or is it because you know me so well? Thank you so much!
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19I really don’t deserve friends like you!
I could barely compose myself when I read your card and opened the gift.


20Are you crazy? You shouldn’t have gone through so much trouble, but this gift is amazing.
I love you so much and I will always appreciate you being there!



21Thank you for bringing me the most amazing gifts ever. Sometimes, I think you know me even better than I know myself.
I guess that’s what true friendship feels like.


22With people like you, is there anything else I could wish for? Absolutely not.
Thank you for this outrageous gift. I will wear it with pride every day.


23The moment I saw the wrapping paper, I knew it was you. Your thoughtfulness and efforts never cease to amaze me.
Thank you for being a truly supportive friend in life. I love you.



24Wow, what can I say? To have friends like you is an amazing blessing, but you outdid yourself with this gift.
I will use it every day, as it will always remind me of you. Thank you for being there!


25Explain to me, how am I supposed to not cry when you do things like this for me?
I hope I can repay you some way, as this is truly the best gift I’ve ever gotten.



26The gift you gave me has ‘you’ written all over it.
I know our friendship goes above and beyond things like gifts, but I this gift cause me to shed tears of joy because of you. You’re an angel.
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27Are you serious? I can’t accept this.
You’re absolutely insane and I can’t thank you enough.


28It’s crazy to think there are people who don’t have friends like you.
Thank you for this amazing gift.



29Am I dreaming or did you just outdo yourself again?
I don’t know how to keep finding ways to say thanks, but well, thank you so much.


30Your friendship is the truest gift here, but I can’t thank you enough for [name of item].
It’s exactly what I needed!



Concluding thoughts

Now that you have some examples of how to write graduation thank you notes, you can take the time to let everyone at the party know how their attendance made you feel and how you appreciate them. Be honest and forthcoming.

Thanking those that mean the most to you spreads positive energy and makes the memories of party sweeter for everyone. Good luck with your future!


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