I'm not for sure this is a scam but it reads like a scam. I've replied back to see if I can find out any additional information before that determination. This is a first though...asking for donations from people instead of saying I've won a lottery or that my name was selected to help funnel money from a prince who can't get money moved around the country.
What do you think?
MZANTSI AFRICA CHARITABLE FOUNDATION
102 Rose bank close Alberton South. South Africa
Date: 10th December 2009
OUR REF: WSR/RSA/003/09 Your Ref:
THIS IS A NEWLY CREATED CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION HERE IN SOUTH AFRICA,OUR MAIN AIM IS TO TACKLE THE ISSUE OF HUMAN TRAFFICING,CHILD ABUSE AND PROVIDING FOR THE HELPLESS ONES IN THE SOCIETY.THE ORGANIZATION WANTS TO USE THIS OPPORTUNITY TO INTRODUCE THEIR CHARITY FOUNDATION , TO ASK FOR ASSISTANCE FROM INDIVIDUALS THAT IS HEARTILY CONCERNED ABOUT CHILDREN,HUMAN TRAFFICING AND ALSO PROVISION FOR THE NEEDLESS.WE HAVE SOME PROJECTS AT HAND LIKE PROVISION OF BASIC NEEDS TO HELPLESS CHILDREN,SETTING UP COMMITTEE THAT WILL BE CHECK MATING HUMAN TRAFFICING IN OUR SOCIETY.FINALLY,WE ARE ALSO MAKING PLANS TO UPDATE OUR CHARITABLE FOUNDATIONS TO BE LIKE OTHER ONES IN OUR COUNTRY.SO ALL THESE THINGS WILL COST US A HUGE SUM OF MONEY.WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD FOR YOUR KIND SUPPORT TO ENABLE US ACHIEVE OUR AIMS.
DR. STAN NGOBE
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR(MZANTSI AFRICA CHARITABLE FOUNDATION).
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