A Scam Email with the Subject "CASH GRANT / DONATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 06 Aug 2008 22:25:43 -0400 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "OXFAM NOTIFICATION" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Funds Beneficiary 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 recipients 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, Poverty Alleviation,Educational and Community Development around the world. In line with the 61st anniversary program, Oxfam in conjunction with the European Council is giving out Twenty-Five Million, Five Hundred Thousand Pounds Sterling as specific Donations/Grants to 10 lucky International recipients worldwide in different categories for their Business and Social Development. These funds are freely given for your Business,Economic and Educational Development, as well as the enhancement of the overall standard of living of the less previledged people in your region. It will interest you to know that your email was selected from your country's chambers of commerce,due to an internet random selection and you have been confirmed as one of the lucky recipients of this year's donation programme. You are also entitled to the sum of Two Million,Five Hundred and Fifty Thousand Pounds Sterling(2,550,000.00 GBP) as charity donations/aid from the Oxfam GB (UK) International donation scheme. Further information on the processing and disbursement of your grant entitlements, alongside the provision of your qualification documentations, will be dislosed to you by the National Secretary of the foundation, Dr. Terry Williams. Please contact him with your Qualification Number [OXG /101/231/BDB] as soon as possible. Dr. Terry Williams Tel: +44 703 592 7388 Email: email@example.com Oxfam-GB, United kingdom. Signed: Mrs. Betty Walters Programme Manager. ©Oxfam-GB