Hello, I am Miss Young. I received the following email. It is about
a charitable donation. It works just like a lottery scam. The scammers that sent the letter, wants me to pay them. I will not get anything from them. They will keep asking for more money until I give up or run out of money.
This is to notify you that you have been officially chosen by the
Board of Trustees of the Oxfam GB (NGO UK) as one of the final
of a Cash Grant/Donation for Economic Growth and a Poverty Alleviation
Scheme Through your email. Oxfam GB(U.K.) a Multi-Million Pounds NGO
group was established with the Objective Of Human Growth, Educational
Community Development. In line with the 61st
Oxfam GB (U.K.) in conjunction with the European Council is giving out
Eight Million Five Hundred Thousand Pounds Sterling as specific
Donations/Grants to 10 lucky International recipients worldwide in
Categories for Business and Social Development. These funds are freely
to you for your Business, Economic And Educational Development, as
well as the enhancement of the overall standard of living in your
Your Email was selected based on an internet random Selection Exercise,
you are therefore confirmed as one of The lucky recipients and are
entitled to £850,000.00 (EIGHT HUNDRED AND FIFTY THOUSAND POUNDS
as charity donations/aid from the Oxfam GB (UK). Further information
on requisites associated with the Processing and disbursement of your
£850,000.00 grant entitlements,alongside the provision of your
qualification documentations will be dislosed to you by
Oxfam GB (UK), Dr.Terry Williams.
Endeavour to quote your Qualification Number(OG/N231/E101/BDB) as the
subject of your correspondence with him to facilitate your Grant
Oxfam GB (UK)
1.Namein full Dr Malik Ali
2.Addresss : 14ALIONBUILDINGCRESENT, IKOYI LAGOS NIGERIA.
4.Age : 52-
6.Occupation : Phalantropist
Please note that these Donations/Grants are administered by a United
Kingdom Bank and therefore subject to United Kingdom Banking Laws. You
are by all means advised, To keep this information confidential until
have collected your grant. This is a security measure to avoid
unwarranted attention from the International press, double or
On behalf of the Board, kindly accept our warmest Congratulations!
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2008 00:35:21 -0700
Subject: Oxfam-GB Donation [ Verification / Funds Release Form ]
OXFAM GB - UK
274, Banbury Road,
Oxford, OX2 7DZ
Date: 25th,June 2008.
Dear Fund Beneficiary,
I am Dr. Terry Williams the Secretaryof Oxfam-GB Organisation in United Kingdom.I acknowledge your e-mail andwish to inform you that you have beenentitledto a cash grant of [ 850,000.00 GBP ] being one of the final recipients off this year's donation scheme. This Grant was promoted and sponsoredbyOxfam-Gb,United Kingdomin conjunction with the European Council.
These funds are not meant or given out to promote terrorism or any illicit acts, but an act of charity which is geared towards eradicating poverty in Africa, Asia , America, Europe and the world at Large by the year 2010. We therefore encourage you to utilise the fundsdeligentlyin setting up projectsthat wouldenhance the social-economicdevelopmentof your country.
To facilitatethe disbursement ofthis noble donationto you, Kindly fill the claims requirement form attached tothis e-mail and choose a mode af payment
2. Courier Delivery of Your Certified Grant Cheque
Theinformation you providewill enable us verify, approve and Insure your Grant Entitlements for claims within the next few days.On completion of this Insurance process, your Grant Cheque will be deposited with the Payout bankor Courier firm affiliated to the Oxfamdonation schemehere in theUnited Kingdomwho will eventuallycomplete the disbursement process to you.
You are by all means advised to keep your Grant information confidential until the funds arecompletely disbursed to you,to prevent unwarranted attentionfrom the International Press and the generality of the public. Furthermore, as a security measure your complete identificationwill be forwarded to the European Council just to ensure that you utilise the funds accordingly for the Economic Growth of your region and in line with the Poverty Alleviation Scheme of this year's61st Anniversary Donationprogramme.
Further information on requisites associated with the disbursement proceedings of your Grant Entitlements will be disclosed to you as soon as you provide the required information stated above.
I await your response to this e-mail at your earliest convenience, as i congratulate you once again.
Thank you and have awonderful day.
Dr. Terry Williams
National Secretary Oxfam-GB (UK)