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Presidential Greetings Program
The White House Greetings Office


The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
Washington, DC 20500

202-456-1414 - voice
202-456-2461 - fax

Office HoursMon-Fri 9-5
Contact 1Presidential Greetings
202-456-1414 - voice
PurposeTo honor American citizens with greetings from the President and First Lady.
ServiceThe White House will send greetings only to United States citizens for special occasions as outlined below. WHEN TO EXPECT YOUR GREETING: Whenever possible, all greetings will be mailed from the White House approximately 14 days prior to the event. All baby's birth greetings will be sent after the event. GUIDELINES: The guidelines for some of our most commonly requested greetings are as follows: Baby’s Birth Greeting Baby greetings are available for babies within a year of the birth date. Please make your request after the baby is born. Birthday Greeting Birthday greetings are available for civilians celebrating their 80th (or greater) birthday and veterans celebrating their 70th (or greater) birthday. Please make your request at least 6 weeks in advance of the birthday. Retirement Greeting Retirement greetings are available for 20 years of service or longer. Wedding Greeting If you would like to receive your wedding greeting before the event, please make your request at least 6 weeks in advance of the date and submit using maiden names. Wedding Anniversary Greeting An anniversary card will be sent to couples who are celebrating their 50th (or greater) wedding anniversary. Please make your request at least 6 weeks in advance of the anniversary.
SubjectsGreetings, Senior Citizens - Greetings
Last Updated13 June 2017