A Scam Email with the Subject "A cash donation to you." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 23 May 2008 08:30:20 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "dutch aids foundation" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dutch Humanitarian Association Of Charity Foundations,
Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
NOTIFICATION FOR CASH AID.
This is to notify you that you have been chosen By the Board
of trustees of the above international charity organization branched in
the Netherlands as one of the final recipients of a Cash /Donation
for your own personal upliftment, education and business development.
This charitable foundation was reported by the business newspaper, the Economist between the year 2000-2007 to be technically one of the world's wealthiest charity foundation-worth billions of US$ - but its primary purpose is BRINGING INNOVATIONS IN HEALTH AND LEARNING TO THE GLOBAL COMMUNITY.
Router Van Gough, is the chairman of the foundation/association. Having been rated as the founder and chairman of a network of foundations, the foundation decided to use the internet as a medium to randomly select email addresses that would benefit from this year's donation/award.
The Dutch Humanitarian Association Of Charity Foundations, in conjunction with
the European Union of red cross society is giving out this donation of: $100.000.00 (One Hundred Thousand US Dollars Each as specific Donations/Grants to 50 lucky international recipients worldwide in different categories for their
educational pursuit, health care,personal Business development and uplift of their environments. Expecially to those affected by the natural dissaster, such as sunami, cyclone, earthquakes, in asia and other parts of the world.
These funds are freely given to you for your business, educational
and personal development which is a measure of universal development strategy, and eradication of poverty.
Please kindly note that you are not the only beneficiary in your country this year and your country is not the only country that is benefiting from this donation, as beneficiaries have been chosen from countries from all continents.
This will give many people the opportunity to get their lives to a stage where they had always wanted. Kindly note that you will only be chosen to receive the donation once. Which means that, subsequent yearly donation will not get to you again, so it?s your choice to spend the donation wisely on something that will last you a long time. And please do not bother following up this email, if you have benefited from this donation in previous years.
Based on the random selection exercise of internet service
providers (ISP) and millions of Super market cash invoices worldwide,
you were selected among the lucky recipients to receive the award sum of:
US$100,000.00 (One Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) as charity donations/aid from the Dutch Humanitarian Assistance Aid Association Of Charity Foundations.
Note that, your email was selected from either the internet, or a Shop's cash invoice around your area in which you might have purchased something from. You are required to expeditiously Contact the Executive Secretary below for qualification documentation and processing of your claims, from Monday through Saturday. On contact with this officer, you'll be advise to choose the mode of your funds transfer.
Please endeavor to quote your Qualification numbers (A-121-637,G-01-06)
in all communications.
Mr. Piet Anderson
Please note that this donation/Grant is strictly
administered by "European Union" under delegated powers from the Dutch Humanitarian Association aid committee.
You are hereby advised to keep this whole information undisclosed to any third party or the public,
until you have been able to collect your donation, as there have been many cases of double and unqualified claim, due to beneficiaries informing third parties about his/her donation. Finally, all funds should be claimed by their respective beneficiaries, not later that 7 days after notification, as failure will lead to cancellation and your donation will be reserved for next year?s recipients.
On behalf of the Board kindly accept our warmest
Mrs. Caroline Brook
(Public Relation officer)