This email with the subject "DONATION........" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 06 Nov 2008 13:52:50 -0500 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "FONDATION DE FRANCE" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
The Foundation De France (FDF) would like to notify you that you have been chosen by the board of trustees as one of the final recipients of a cash Grant/Donation for your own personal, educational, and business development. The FDF, established 1977 by the Multi-Million groups and now supported by the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS), United Nations Organization (UNO) and the European Union (EU) was conceived with the objective of human growth, educational, and community development. In conjunction with the ECOWAS, UNO and the EU, we are giving out a yearly donation of £1,350,000.00 GREAT BRITAIN POUNDS each to 100 lucky recipients.These specific Donations/Grants will be awarded to 100 lucky international recipients worldwide, in different categories. Based on the random selection exercise of internet websites and millions of supermarket cash invoices worldwide, you were selected amongst the lucky recipients to receive the award sum of £1,350,000.00 GREAT BRITAIN POUNDS as charity donations/aid. CONTACT THE SECRETARY FOR MORE INFORMATIONS ON YOUR CLAIMS, Please endeavor to quote your Qualification numbers (FDF-444-6647-9163) in all discussions. Executive Sec. Mr Jean Pickett Email: email@example.com Please note that these donations/Grants are strictly administered by the EU, ECOWAS, UNO. You are by all means hereby advised to keep this whole information confidential until you have been able to collect your donation. You would be required to send down the following information 1, NAME 2, COUNTRY 3, ADDRESS, 4, STATE, 5, PHONE NUMBER 6, DATE OF BIRTH 7, AGE AND SEX 8, OCCUPATION YOU WOULD ALSO BE REQUIRED TO PICK A MODE OF PAYMENT 1, ONLINE BANK PAYMENT 2, COURIER DELIVERY On behalf of the board kindly accept our warmest congratulations. Regards . Mrs. Sabina Cole