Hello! Welcome to #Penpalooza, a pen pal exchange. The exchange began in Spring of 2020 to connect people during the pandemic, and now has over 10,000 members from over 75 different countries. The exchange has been featured in The Guardian, The New York Times, the BBC, and elsewhere. If you want to get a pen pal, you can sign up on the official Elfster site. If you want to sign up for the Penpalooza Post, a bi-monthly newsletter with letter-writing and stationery tips, you can do that here. If you want an additional pen pal or want to get in touch, email us at For any additional questions, please consult our FAQ!