Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: "IKEA" <>

This email with the subject "NOTIFICATION FOR CASH AID" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 10 Jul 2007 13:25:54 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "IKEA" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Foundation's Officer, 
Stichting INGKA Foundation, 
The Netherlands.

Dear Sir,Madam 


This is to notify you that you have been chosen By the Board of Trustees of
the above International Charity organization based in the Netherlands as one
of the final recipients of a Cash Grant/Donation for your own personal
education and business development.

The Dutch-registered Stichting INGKA Foundation is named after Kamprad, and
owns INGKA Holding, the parent company for all IKEA stores. The charitable
foundation was reported by the business newspaper, the Economist in May 2006
to be technically the world's wealthiest charity - with an estimated value
of at least US$36 billion in 2006 (larger than the Bill & Melinda Gates
Foundation) - but its primary purposeis, by some, believed to be corporate
tax-avoidance and anti-takeover protection for IKEA.Kamprad is chairman of
the foundation.Having been rated as the biggest charity foundation in Europe
for the year 2007,the foundation has decided to randomly select email
addresses that would benefit from this year's donation/award.

Stichting INGKA Foundation in conjunction with the European, and United
Nations Organization (UNO) and the , is giving out a yearly donation of One
Hundred Million United States Dollars 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 enviroment.  These funds are freely given to you to use for your
business educational and personal development, and at leats 30% to be used
by you to develop a part of your enviroment, as this is a yearly program,
which is a measure of universal development strategy, and eradication of

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
The idea of this donation is that within ten years from now, there will be
notable richness among many unusual people around the world.  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 its
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 1,500,000.00 (One
Million, Five Hundred Thousand Euros) as
charity donations/aid from the Stichting INGKA Foundation and the UNO in
accordance with the enabling act of Parliament.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 Sunday. 
On contact with this officer, you'll be given your donation pin number
which you will use in collecting the funds. 

Please endeavor to quote your Qualification numbers (N-222-6748, E-901-58)
in all discussions. 

Executive Secretary, 
Mr. Richard Neal
Tel:  003-161-071-1407  
Fax: 003-184-723-8267

Please note that this donations/Grants are strictly administered by
"European Union" under delegated powers from the UNO. you are by all means
hereby advised to keep this whole information confidential 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 15 days after notification, as failure to do so will be to that
particular beneficiary cancelled and its donation reserved for next years

On behalf of the Board, kindly accept our warmest congratulations.

Yours Sincerely,

Mrs.Angela Jones
(Foundation officer)