When writing a referral email for a friend, it helps to have a clear understanding of what a referral is, how it should be constructed and what should be included.
There are many banks to choose from to service your checking and savings account needs. Banks vie for business and will offer cash and other incentives to get new customers. Regardless of whether you’re moving to a new city or just want to change banks, the easiest way to close an account is to put it in letter form.
An expungement erases all references to a criminal charge from the public records. As a result, potential employers and others performing background checks will not see the charge. Job applicants need not disclose expunged charges or convictions. With an expungement, a criminal defendant can enhance the prospects of finding work, renting a house or apartment, and avoid being disqualified for permits.
When a person is seeking a job in child care, they need to have one or two child care recommendation letters to give to prospective employers. Parents are usually very careful with whom they leave their children, and require good and positive references from the applicant’s past employers. Also, when a parent is especially satisfied with a person who has provided quality care for their children, a child care recommendation letter to help the caregiver get another good job is one way of saying thank-you.
When a friend is facing a court appearance, they want all the help they can get. Their lawyer will usually request certain people who know the defendant well to write a character reference letter that will help their client’s case. The most common reasons for character references in court are to mitigate sentencing for a crime and for gaining child custody. In some cases, a lawyer may request a negative character reference in order to increase the defendant’s sentence or to block the possibility of one parent gaining child custody.
Below is a sample scholarship recommendation letter. It should be written in formal business-letter style and addressed to the scholarship committee or board. It is recommended to send the letter by certified mail to be sure it was received.