Yes, you will be notified when your message or gift is delivered to your sponsored child. To receive electronic notifications, you will need to download our mobile app and have an online account. Through the mobile app you can turn on push notifications. This will notify you via email that your message or gift has been delivered. Regardless of whether you have push notifications on, you will receive a handwritten thank you note in the mail for all gifts sent through the mail or online. Because of delivery times and processing, it may take up to 6 months before you receive a thank you note for the gift you sent.