Saying thank you for your support is a great way to express gratitude and appreciation for any support you’ve received.
Support can come from family members, friends, bosses, managers, coworkers, employees, and other relationships. There are example messages for personal and workplace situations below to help you write an appreciation message for support.
Receiving a thank you message for support may make someone’s day!
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How To Say Thank You For Your Support
When you’re wondering how to thank someone for their support, what to say can feel challenging, especially when you want to write a good thank-you note.
When expressing gratitude, being specific is the best way for your thank-you notes to feel personal and meaningful.
When saying thank you for your support, thinking through a couple of questions can help:
- Why are you thankful for the support?
- How did you benefit from the support?
Also, many message examples follow this section to help give you ideas for wording.
Thank You For Your Support Template
You can use a template when writing a thank you note or email. You can aim for 2 to 4 sentences. Or, if you have a lot to say, a longer letter is acceptable.
Dear Person’s Name,
Thank you for your support. I am grateful for [describe the support received]—[Say a compliment or what the support means to you].
Also, support can come in many forms. You may also want to read through the examples in these other support posts:
- Thank you for the encouragement and support messages
- Thank you for the help and support
- Thank you for the support and guidance messages
- Thank you for your support during this difficult time
- Thank you for the prayers
Tips for Saying Thank You for Your Support
- Finding the right words is the hardest part of expressing your appreciation. There will be many sample messages that use the template below. Ideally, you want your message to feel personal.
- It’s all about context. The wording will vary depending on who you are thanking and what kind of support they gave you. And you want to choose that sound like something you would write (and not something you copied and pasted from the Internet).e.
- Short is okay. A one-sentence thank you is better than not saying thank you at all.
- Use Grammarly (free or paid version) to ensure perfect grammar.
Delivering Your Thank You for Your Support Messages
- Handwritten Thank You Note. A nice thank you card can be used, or download a free printable thank you card. The handwritten card can then be mailed to the recipient. Or, at an office or work, hand the person the notecard (or leave it on their desk).
- Email. An email will be the most common way to send your thank you message at an office or job where email is used for communication.
- Text Messages or other instant messaging services. Text and instant messages (Slack, Skype, Discord, etc.) can feel casual compared to handwritten notes or emails.
- Face to Face. You may say a few words to the supportive person in person. This could be during a meeting with your boss or coworker at work.
Also, if you want to get the person a thoughtful gift, review my list of thank-you gift ideas.
Thank You For Your Support Quotes
Here are some short thank you for your support quotes. These alternatives may also be used as part of a longer thank-you message. Longer examples follow in the next sections.
- Thank you for lifting me up.
- Thank you for uplifting me.
- Thank you for always boosting my confidence.
- Thank you for your endless support.
- Thank you for being so supportive.
- You are the best! I appreciate all the support.
- Thank you for supporting me.
- Thank you for being my support system.
- Thank you for making me feel better.
- Thank you for always encouraging me.
- Thanks for supporting me.
- Thank you so much for your unwavering support.
- I am grateful for your support.
- Thanks for your support
- Thank you for all of your help.
- Many thanks for your support.
- Thank you for all the support you have given me.
- Thanks for the support.
- Thank you for your dedicated support.
- Thank you for always inspiring me.
- Your support is greatly appreciated.
- Thank you for your understanding and support.
- I appreciate your support.
- Thank you for your continued support.
- We appreciate your support.
- We are very grateful for your support.
- Thank you for always supporting me.
- Thank you very much for your support.
Thank You For Your Support Example Messages
This section contains full-length appreciation messages for support for personal situations. These thank-you messages for support are for family members, friends, and other situations unrelated to a job.
In the next section, there are samples for your boss and coworkers.
#1 Thank you for lifting me up whenever I feel down. I appreciate you for bringing over dinner last Saturday when I felt lonely. Spending time with you lifted my spirits.
#2 Thank you for uplifting me and giving me support. As you know, life has been challenging for me lately. I am very thankful for the support you’ve given my family while I search for a new job and go to interviews. The kids also enjoy the time when you watch them.
#3 Thank you for constantly boosting my confidence. Thanks to you and your encouraging words, I’ve had less self-doubt recently and have been more consistent in practicing the piano. You are the best friend I’ve ever had.
#4 Thank you for your endless support during this difficult time. Losing [Person’s Name] has been so hard. I am so grateful that you are part of my life. Thank you for the encouraging text messages and for giving me hope that things will get better. I also appreciate all the help when I was too depressed to care for my children. You’ve made an enormous difference to my family.
#5 Thank you for being so supportive. I have so many jobs that I would like to try, and you are the only one who hasn’t discouraged me as I try to find my place in this world.
#6 You are the best! I appreciate all the support. I have so much gratitude for you. No matter what, you’ve always been there for me. And thank you for supporting me when I ran the marathon last week [replace marathon with however the person helped you last week].
#7 Thank you for supporting me as I learn to live on a budget. I appreciate the books you let me borrow and for discussing them with me. You are now officially part of my story as I learn to be financially independent. Because of your help and guidance, I am on the right track to financial success.
#8 Thank you for making me feel better when I was down last week. I feel much more positive and upbeat about my life after we spoke on the phone. You are a great listener and knew just the right amount of advice to give. I have a special gift for you the next time I see you at [wherever you see the person].
#9 Thank you for always giving me encouragement. I owe you a massive debt of gratitude. You’ve always been there for me, no matter what. Also, thank you for your assistance last week when I needed a ride to work. You are making a difference in my life.
#10 Thank you so much for your unwavering support. I sincerely appreciate you; you’ve always been there for me through thick and thin. Thank you for taking the time to come over last weekend. Your support gets me through the week!
#11 I am grateful for your support. The money you gave me last week for groceries was very much appreciated. Thank you for your support and all the effort you put into helping me get stable. Once I finish this course, I expect to find a higher-paying job quickly.
#12 Thank you for supporting me by sharing your wisdom with me. Many thanks for your insights as I face new challenges raising my kids. I am grateful to learn from your years of experience. The tips you gave me last week about managing a toddler while having an infant were fantastic. Our week went much more smoothly. All of us were happier!
#13 Thank you for all the support you have given me. From changing jobs to money-saving tips, I am grateful for your presence in my life. Your guidance on approaching my mom regarding [topic] was perfect last week. She was very receptive, and we had a productive conversation.
#14 Thanks for the support. You are a great friend, and I appreciate you for giving me the push I needed to apply for the job title that I felt was above me. I am happy to share that I got the position! I start next week.
#15 Thank you for your dedicated support. I am so glad that you decided to mentor me. Your weekly check-ins gave me the accountability I needed to work on my side hustle consistently. I want to express my gratitude by taking you to lunch soon as my side hustle is starting to earn a profit.
#16 Thank you for always inspiring me to be the best mom possible. I am writing this note with heartful thanks as you pour into my life. I appreciate the prayers and support as [Spouse name/Partner Name], and I raise our children. Also, thank you for watching the kids last week as I went back to school shopping. August is such a busy month.
#17 Getting organized for the wedding was much more work than anticipated. Your support is greatly appreciated. Thank you for helping to organize everything and sharing your detailed lists from your wedding. You’re my best friend!
#18 Last week was a very challenging time for my family. Thank you for your understanding and support as we canceled activities while grieving the loss of our cat, Midnight. Your kind words of sympathy meant a lot.
#19 Thank you for your support. I’m so thankful that you are in my life. I appreciate all that you do for me.
#20 Thank you for always supporting me. You’ve been my best friend for years, and thank you for never doubting me. You’ve given me the courage to be brave and try out new things. I was so happy when my first painting sold!
#21 You’re the best friends anyone could ask for. Thank you all for your support as I self-published my book. I am grateful to each of you for proofreading the book and giving me feedback. It made the book better!
#22 Thank you for your support. As always, I am grateful for everything that you do for me. You’re a wonderful, loving mom, and I’m so thankful you are my mom.
#23 I want to say thank you for the support message you texted me last week. I’m sorry for not getting back to you sooner. Knowing that you were thinking of me meant a lot.
#24 We are grateful for your support. The last few months have been difficult, and we appreciate your kind words, prayers, and encouragement. You’ve made a difference in our lives.
#25 Thank you for your care and support. We appreciate your support and everything you have done for us as we moved into a smaller home. Downsizing felt hard, but now we do not miss the things we decided to part with and are happy to have less things to care for.
Thank You For Your Continued Support Examples
The examples in this section will help you say thank you for your continuous support and encouragement. Remember that the key to writing a good thank-you message for support is expressing why you are thankful for the continued support.
#1 Thank you for your continued support while figuring out what to do with my life. Thank you for your flexibility and for providing for our family. Next week, I will speak with a career counselor to get some help with the next steps.
#2 Thank you for your continuous support. You are a blessing to me. I appreciate you and the motivation you’ve given me to keep going with [topic].
#3 Thank you for all that you do for me. I am grateful for your continuous support and patience as I learn to [whatever you are improving in your life]. You’re a great friend!
#4 Thank you for your continued support. Having you by my side makes everything easier. I know I can get through anything with you.
#5 Many thanks for your support. You’re a great friend for your continuous help and support as I learn how to care for cats. I’m so excited to have an apartment where cats are allowed, finally. The cat tower you recommended is excellent right next to the window.
#6 Thank you for your continued support throughout the year. My dream of owning my own small business is finally becoming a reality. You’ve been a wonderful mentor and confidant.
#7 Thank you for your continuous support and encouragement. I’ve been making progress lately on [your goal]. The kind words and messages you’ve sent me every Monday morning have made a difference.
#8 I am grateful for your continued support. Thank you for always being the friend that I need.
#9 Thank you for your kind support. I’m so glad to have you in my life, giving me consistent support as I figure out what to do with my life.
#10 Thank you for your usual support. Knowing that I can always rely on you is a blessing and a comfort.
Thank You For The Support At Work Example Messages
These professional thank you messages for support examples will help you say thank you for your support at the workplace or office.
#1 Thank you for your support while I was out of the office last week. The client from [company name] was thankful for your referral when they needed a service we do not offer.
#2 You are the best team leader. Thank you for being supportive as I search for a new role within the company. I will miss our team but I am grateful for a new opportunity.
#3 Thank you for your continued support as I complete the new assignment. I’m excited to create the new reporting tool and appreciate the chance to use my talents.
#4 Thank you for your flexibility and support while I work from home to foster the rescue kittens. I am thankful I can work around the kitten feeding times for a few weeks.
#5 Thank you for your willingness to support me as I join the special team for [joint project name]. I will rely on your advice as this is new territory for me. I will do my best to represent our team.
#6 Thank you for your ongoing support as I work on the proposal. I’m looking forward to developing the new software solution and am excited about the opportunity to put my skills to the test if our proposal is chosen.
#7 You are my favorite boss ever. I appreciate all the support and guidance while learning the new position’s responsibilities.
#8 I am writing this note with heartfelt thanks. Thank you for covering my shifts when I was out sick last week. I’m so thankful you filled in for me so I didn’t lose my job. Thanks for the support.
#9 Thank you for being the best team ever. I appreciate everyone’s support while I took over the tasks that [former coworker’s name] did. I hope we will be through the transition soon!
#10 Thank you for supporting each other while adding more clients to our team’s workload. You’ve all done well figuring out who will do what based on your strengths, which is fantastic. You’re a great team!
#11 Thanks for your support in the team meeting yesterday. I appreciate you for agreeing with my new ideas. Hopefully, we can make some changes for the better soon.
#12 You’ve been an excellent mentor to me. Thank you for your help and support as I learn the reporting process. I also enjoy talking with you about [non-work related topic].
#13 Thank you for all your support during this difficult time. I am grateful for the time off to grieve the loss of my mom. I will check in with you about my return to work date on Monday.
#14 Thank you so much for your support organizing the team outing. It seemed like everyone had a great time. And from our brainstorming session, we will have a list of ideas for the next event.
#15 You’re an excellent friend and coworker. Thanks for supporting me while weighing different job options within the company. I am happy to share that I’ve accepted the programming position on Bob’s team.
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