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Scam Email Using Shell Foundation United Kingdom

Subject: Ref No: G8/EU/2222/07G
From email address:

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Ref No: G8/EU/2222/07G

Dear Donation Beneficiary,


The Shell Foundation United Kingdom, is glad to notify you that you have
been chosen by the board of trustees as one of the final recipients of a
cash Grant/Donation for your own personal,educational, and business

To celebrate the 6th anniversary program, the Shell Foundation United
Kingdom in conjunction with other relevant bodies is giving out a yearly
donation of £ 16,000,000 GB Pounds (Sixteen Million Great Britain Pounds
Sterlings ) to 20lucky recipients.

You were selected among the lucky recipients to receive the award sum of £
800,000.00 GB Pounds (Eight Hundred Thousand Great Britain Pounds Sterlings)
as charity donations/aid from the Shell Foundation United Kingdom in
accordance with the enabling act of Parliament.You will be required to fill
the form below and email it to our Finance Officer below for documentation
and processing of the remittance of your grant. Please endeavor to quote
your Qualification numbers (G8-222-6747, EU-900-56) in all correspondence.

1. Full Names:
2. Residential Address:
3. Phone Number/Fax Number:
5. Occupation:
6. Sex/Age:
8. Nationality:
9. Qualification Numbers:
10. Serial N0:
11. Passport/Driver's Licence No:

Mr. Ed Wolferson Financial Officer,
Shell Foundation.
Tel: +44 701 112 8019
Fax: +44-709-288-9285
Email: edwolferson2819@strompost.com

All information is strictly confidential and will only be used for the
purpose to which it is been requested.

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

Mrs. Jessica Rodriguez.

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Subject: Ref No: G8/EU/2222/07G
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