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    Letter

    Helo,

    Could you please tell me how to start a letter when you only know the name of the institution your letter is intended to ,but not the name of any actual person within that organization?

    Thank you very much,

    Yours faithfully,

    Paulina Delgado
    Colombia


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    Re: Letter

    Welcome to the forums.


    Dear Sir or Madam is the basic formal anonymous salutation.

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    Re: Letter

    However, if it is going to a particular department, you might use:

    Dear Director of Admissions

    or

    Dear Employee Benefit Manager,

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