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Send a sympathy & condolence card online

Sending your love & support to someone shouldn't be hard. With Thankbox you do it all online. Wherever in the world you are.

Get started in 1 minute. Pay only when you're ready to send.

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Group together to offer your condolences and let them know you're all thinking of them.

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Each message can include a photo, video or a GIF.

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The recipient gets sent an e-card full of messages of support from the group.

Just create your Thankbox…

Create a Thankbox image

Set up your Thankbox for free - say who it’s from and who it’s for, decide a style, and select whether you want to collect for a gift. Get started with a feature-rich Classic Thankbox for just $5.99. You only need to pay when you're happy to send.

Create a Thankbox image
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…share it with your group…

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Share it with your group or team. Everyone adds their own messages, photos, videos or GIFs of choice. They can optionally add money to the gift collection.

…and send to your recipient!

Sending a Thankbox image

Click 'send' and it'll wing its way to the recipient's email inbox. Any collected funds can be claimed as a prepaid card or gift card for any one of 700+ retailers.

Sending a Thankbox image

Creating and adding messages to your Thankbox is free. A classic Thankbox costs just $5.99 to send or schedule.

The easier way to celebrate someone

Just because you’re not together doesn’t mean you can’t make someone feel special. Thankbox is perfect for any occasion where lots of lovely people want to celebrate one lucky person.

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We care deeply about the planet, and we want to do our bit to preserve it for future generations. The more people use us, the more we can do, so each month:

We plant a tree for every 10 Thankboxes sold, via Treepoints.
To date we've planted a woodland the size of 3 Trafalgar Squares in London!

Sending an online sympathy and condolences card has never been so easy

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Let everyone provide comfort

Create. Share. Send. Three simple steps for everyone to share their condolences. Start in seconds and invite anyone, anywhere to add messages. With unlimited messages, when everyone’s included it means so much more.

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Express your personal condolences

Share your group's condolences your own way. Customise backgrounds, change fonts and icons. Make messages personal with photos, videos and GIFs. Everyone can provide comfort in their own unique way.

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A lifelong memory

A Thankbox online condolences card holds memories for the bereaved to cherish forever. Condolences are always a click away. The love and support from personal messages, photos, and videos are forever.

Frequently Asked Questions

We have more on our support page, so check that too if you can't find your answer here.

I want to add more memories of the deceased, can I edit my message?

Yes. Any contributor can edit, add, amend their message before the Thankbox is sent.  

What’s the best way to offer condolences in a group sympathy card?

When a colleague or friend passes, or is bereaved, it is a very difficult time. Not least because many factors affect the grieving process. One thing is essential for the bereaved - the love and support from all who knew the person who passed.

Immediate family will provide the closest and most immediate support. There is an important role too for work colleagues, friends, community, church or club members. It is how this happens and what to say that many can find difficult when ‘sorry for your loss’ isn’t enough.

Here are some pointers to navigate this tricky topic:
  1. Sympathy expressed through your personal connections is a great comfort.
  2. Insight into life outside the home is an immense help in the grieving process
  3. Know when to offer condolences - an understanding of the five stages of grief will be a good start point
  4. Be mindful of circumstances and context reinforces the nature of the group’s support
  5. Be true to the person and your relationship with them. This helps keep positive memories alive.
  6. Recalling special moments is a source of great comfort, especially in the longer term.
  7. A positive memory helps all cope with the loss. The bereaved and all those who knew, interacted with, and loved the person who has died.

A Thankbox online sympathy card sends condolences to the bereaved in an easy and comprehensive way. It delivers initial support and longer-term comfort.

A permanent reminder of an important part of the life of the loved one who has passed is of great value. Here's a resource that may give further insight into the best way to provide condolences as a group.

Someone passing away is a traumatic and private event. Is my online Thankbox group sympathy card private and secure?

Only someone with the unique link can view a Thankbox. The final Thankbox only becomes visible to all contributors when it's paid for and sent.

It is completely private and invisible to search engines. Thankbox’s servers are compliant with current best practice security protocols and policies.

What are the benefits of an online group sympathy card?

A traditional paper card is perfect for those closest to the bereaved. It allows for an intimate (and immediate) one-to-one message. This is important at a time of most shock.

For a group - coworkers, community members, sports or hobby groups, the church - the time for support comes a little later. An online sympathy card, like a Thankbox is ideal because it:
  1. Allows everyone to contribute, wherever they are in the world at the time of need. All that’s needed is an internet connection. 
  2. The more that sign, the more authentic the condolences. This provides greater comfort and aids the healing process.
  3. Allows for complete freedom of expression. With no message or word limits a Thankbox doesn’t restrict anyone in what they want to say and how they say it.
  4. Provides for personal reflection.  Video, photos and GIFs keep precious moments, memories and events alive.
  5. Lasts forever. A Thankbox is always there, a simple click away. 
  6. If appropriate, provides a collection from the group as standard

Is it easy to manage and customise my Thankbox sympathy card?

It's a breeze.

Thankbox is designed from a customer viewpoint. So making changes, upgrading and managing a Thankbox is super easy - anytime right up to the point of sending. 

From your dashboard as the organiser you can:
  • Customise your Thankbox - backgrounds, titles, icons. Upgrading to Premium allows more customisation.  Video in messages; raised collection pot ceiling; handcrafted backgrounds and a host of user uploaded customisations.
  • Change the Thankbox send date.
  • Decide who sees the collection pot amount.
  • Create a reminder. Send an anniversary memorial Thankbox to the person bereaved to show you still remember and cherish time spent with the person passed.
  • See what all those fab messages look like as the recipient.
  • Copy and share the Thankbox sharing link.

Contributors to a Thankbox can:
  • Change their message
  • Change any GIF, photo or video (if Premium)
  • Change their choice of font
  • Add to collection contributions

And throughout the life of a Thankbox everyone in the loop and informed of progress all along.
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