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The DOVE Foundation
This is an official notification to you by the board of trustees of The DOVE
Foundation as one of the recipients of cash Grant Award for your personal
business and community development. The DOVE Foundation was founded
29/03/92 by the Multi-Million groups and companies in Europe having their
corporate Head Quarters in Belgium (Brussels) and was conceived with the
objective of humanitarian growth and community development. To celebrate
the 18th anniversary program, The DOVE Foundation is giving out a cash
donation of 1,200,000.00 (One Million and Two Hundred Thousand British
Pounds) each to 8 lucky recipients.
These specific Grants are awarded to 8 lucky international recipients
worldwide. At least 20% of the awarded Grant funds should be used by you
(the Recipient) to develop a part of your community. This is a yearly
program,which is a measure of Universal Development Strategy Program
(UDSP). The objective of this program is to make a notable change in the
standard of living of the people all around the world.The DOVE Foundation
has been assured of the highest organizational standard courtesy of the
United Nations. Who says "It is our belief that we can achieve a great
positive change in the general welfare of the universe through this
program". That is why the DOVE foundation is doing everything possible to
get all recipients notified of their donation via email and Telephone.
Beneficiaries to this Grant have been chosen from different countries all
over the continents. The idea of this donation is that within ten years from
now or thereabout, there shall be notable changes among many unusual people
around the world. This will give many people the opportunity to get their
lives to a stage where they've 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. Take time and thought in
investing the donation wisely on something that will last you a long time.
Based on the random selection exercise of internet websites and millions of
supermarket cash invoices worldwide, our collaborators, you were selected
among the lucky recipients to receive the awarded sum of 1,200,000.00 (One
Million and Two Hundred Thousand British Pounds) as Grant Award from the
DOVE Foundation. (Note; all beneficiaries email addresses were selected
randomly from over 900,000 internet websites and shop's cash invoice
around your area in which you might have purchased an item(s).
Grant Award Validation form will be sent to you to fill and returned as
soon as you've acknowledged this notification email with your interest in
receiving the Grant. You are to contact the 17th Anniversary Secretary
with your information given below:
Ref. No: DF0/024/991146612.
All information is strictly confidential and will only be used for the
purpose to which it is requested. Please note; these Grant is strictly
administered by the DOVE Foundation. You are to keep this whole
information confidential until you've collected your Cash Grant, as there
have been many cases of unqualified or double claiming, due to
beneficiaries informing third parties about his/her donation. Any reported
case of unqualified or double claiming leads to cancellation of that
particular Grant Award.
NOTE: All Notification email with your interest should be sent to:
Name: Dr.Benson Ray
On behalf of the DOVE Foundation Board accept our congratulations.
Mary Dean Campbell.
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