A Scam Email with the Subject "Notice of Grant" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 23 Aug 2011 05:27:11 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Pime Foundation" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
The Pime Foundation. UK Annex Office: 9 Carlton Close, London, NW3 7UA. United Kingdom. Dear Recipient, The pime Foundation sends this notification email to you as one of the recipients of her cash Grant for your community as well as your personal business development. The pime Foundation was established on the 30th August, 1992 by a Multi-Million groups and companies in Europe having its' corporate Head Quarters in Italy. The pime Foundation had it primary objective based on humanitarian empowerment and community development. To celebrate its 19th anniversary program for the year; the pime Foundation is giving out a cash grant donation of £1,500,000.00 (One Million and Five Hundred Thousand Pounds Sterling) each to six (6) lucky recipients worldwide. 50% of this Grant must be used by the recipient for his/her community development. This program is a yearly activity, which is a measure of our Universal Development Program (UDP). The notable objective of this program is to ensure that a change in the standard of living of the people awarded this Grant and their communities are significantly and positively enhanced. The pime Foundation has been assured of the highest organizational standard courtesy of the United Nations (UN), Who agrees on the cooperative principles of the Foundation and say "It is our belief that we can achieve great success in the general welfare of all through this program". That is the reason the pime Foundation is doing everything possible to get all her awardees notified through email and (or) Telephone (if possible). The pime Foundation was formed as a cooperative and strongly believes in the cooperative principles. In keeping with these ideas, the pime Foundation Board of Trustees has implemented a Community enhancement Program as well as Personal Business Development. This is a key element of the cooperatives vision and Strategic Plan to assist in personal business development and also promoting community well being in our service areas. You are required to contact the Anniversary Secretary with your information given below: ************************************** Name: Address: Tel: Ref. No: PMF/0201198/01. ************************************** You are advised to keep your notification email very confidential until your Grant gets to you and to avoid any form of unqualified or double claiming that we normally experience. Any reported case of unqualified or double claiming leads to instant cancellation of that particular Grant. All acknowledgement email(s) should be directed to the office below: Name: David Owen. Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone Nos: (+44) 704 574 1453. Anniversary Secretary. Congratulations once again from staff and members of the pime Foundation. Yours Sincerely, Silvia Stefano (PRO). The Pime Foundation. Copyright © 1992-2011 the pime Foundation Inc All Rights Reserved.