Student's name
Street address
City, State, Zip Code

Name of Coach (Mr. or Ms. + First and Last Name), Coach
Name of Team
Address or post office box
City, State, Zip Code

Dear (Mr. or Ms. _______):

Body of letter; this should:
  1. Describe the reason for writing the letter and the purpose of the student project (to explain how soccer can be smokefree and a fun and healthful sport for all youth)
  2. Explain why the playing area for the chosen physical activity (specify soccer, football, baseball, etc.) and the surrounding perimeter should be smokefree
  3. Express appreciation for the coach's helpfulness and/or for his/her interest and attention to this information.

Closing of letter: "Sincerely" or "Yours Truly",

Student's signature
Student's name (typewritten)

Note to student: This should be written as a formal typewritten letter, and polite and courteous in tone.