Phrases similar to "thank you" suitable to be printed or engraved on a plaque include "in grateful appreciation," "with thanks," "a world of thanks," "your efforts are greatly appreciated," "with gratitude" and "we cannot thank you enough." Other appropriate phrases are "thank you from the bottom of our hearts," "in appreciation of" and "with great admiration and appreciation." Synonyms for gratitude include recognition, acknowledgement, benediction, praise, thankfulness, honor and grace.Continue Reading
Saying "thank you" on a plaque or trophy usually denotes an individual's or organization's involvement with a charity, company or event. Involvement with an event includes time, money and resources. For example, a plaque may say, "A world of thanks for your generous donation, service and effort given to our cause." Another plaque of thanks could denote, "In grateful appreciation for your lifetime of service to Acme Company." A more personalized version includes, "We extend thanks for your donation of time and money to United Charity Work."
Plaques also recognize awards and achievements of groups and individuals such as winning a contest, achieving a rare goal, exceeding performance goals, joining an organization and devoting time to a worthy cause. Most plaques feature engraved letters on a shiny golden or silvery surface with a wooden backing. The wood backing allows the plaque to be hung on a wall or stood on a desk.Learn more about Holidays & Celebrations
When writing a thank you letter acknowledging someone's presence at the visitation, donation to a charity on behalf of the deceased or gift for the family, begin the letter with wording that offers thanks and appreciation for the gesture. Words and phrases such as "We appreciate you thinking of us during this difficult time," and "Your thoughts and prayers are important to us," express genuine appreciation.Full Answer >
Only a few short but sincere sentences are an adequate expression of gratitude to those who express their sympathies following the death of a loved one. A thank you message for a sympathy card should state appreciation for the card, such as "we appreciate your expression of sympathy."Full Answer >
A sympathy thank you note should include an expression of gratitude for the sender's gesture. The thank you note should also include a personal message that details the nature of the gesture during an illness or death of a loved one, such as a donation or floral arrangement.Full Answer >
Some phrases to use in a special thank you note include, "I am all gratitude" and "I am forever grateful." The note can also state that words are not enough to express the amount of gratitude felt.Full Answer >