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Postby Ash713 » Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:11 pm

Hey guys! Here is a pm I got today that I'm sure is a scam. Just wanted everyone to be aware....

[quoteFrom Mrs. Elodine A. Bamba.
Abidjan, Ivory Coast, West Africa.

Dearest in the lord,

I am Mrs. Elodine A. Bamba, from Sierra Leone . I am married to late Mr.
Alfred Bamba ,who worked with Sierra Leone Embassy in Ivory Coast for
Sixteen years before he died in the year 2006, after a brief illness that
lasted for only five days. We were married for Eighteen years with a
duaghter (Stella) who later died in a motor accident.
Before the untimely death of my husband, we were both born again Christians
(from Muslim to Christianity). And since after his death I decided not to
remarry or get a child outside my matrimonial home because of the love I
have for him .
When my late husband was alive, he deposited the sum of (US$1.2M) One
Million Two hundred Thousand United States Dollars) in a General Trust
Account with a prime bank here in Abidjan,Ivory Coast .
Following my ill health, being a victim to cancer , I have decided to
donate this fund to a Christain organizations (Church or person) that will
utilize this fund the way I am going to instruct herein,according to the
desire of my late husband. I want this fund to be used in Christian
Activities like,Orphanages, Christain schools, and Churches for propagating
the word of god and to endeavour that the house of the lord is maintained.
I took this decision because I don't have any child that will inherit this
money and my husband relatives are not Christians and do not know about
this deposit . I am not afraid of death since I know where I am going.
Exodus 14 VS 14 says that "the lord will fight my case and I shall hold my
peace".
I don't need any telephone communication in this regard because of my
health situation as well the presence of my late husband's relatives around
me . I don't want them to know about this development/wish of my late
husband hence I want it to be fulfilled . As soon as I receive your reply,
I shall give you the contact of the bank here in Abidjan and would
introduce you officially to them.
My happiness is that I lived a life of a worthy Christian. Whoever that
Wants to serve the Lord must serve him in spirit and truth. Please always
be prayerful all through your life as well commit me into your daily
prayers.
Contact me on this email (ellobamba@hosanna.net) as soon as possible since
any delay in your reply will give me room to source another
Church/christian for this same purpose. Please assure me that you will act
accordingly as I stated herein. Hoping to receive your reply immediately.

Remain blessed in the Lord.
Ello A. Bamba.
Avenue 4 Marcory residential
14 bp 211 Abidjan 14
][/quote]
Married 9/05
TTC 12/06, unexplained infertility
3 Failed IUIs
2 Failed FETs w/ adopted embryos
Our miracle, Kaylee, born 4/4/11 thru domestic adoption
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Postby JMSensenig » Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:23 pm

You got this as a pm from here? Or in your personal email?
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Through Embryo Adoption I have learned:
Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed,
for his compassions never fail.
They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
I say to myself The LORD is my portion;
therefore I will wait for him.
Lamentations 3:22-24
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Postby Lainey » Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:51 pm

If you received this on here please let me know the username ASAP. Also, can you copy and paste the time and date it was sent as well? Thanks!
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Me: 36
DH: 43
DX: Dh: azoospermia/Sertoli-cell only;
Me: endo, mild PCOS and blocked tube
TX: 2007: 4 DIUIs that were unsuccessful;
2009: 1 FET/EA that resulted in our little miracle;
1/2013: 1 failed FET/EA
8/2013: FET/EA=BFP!........ EDD: 5/9/14
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Postby Ash713 » Mon Jun 07, 2010 8:24 pm

Yes, it came through here. Here is the rest of it:

Mrs. Elodine A. Bamba.Monday, June 7, 2010 3:51 PMFrom: "info@bethany.org" <info@bethany.org>Add sender to ContactsTo: "Ash713" <ado_7@yahoo.com>
Hello Ash713,

The following is an e-mail sent to you by ello2010 via your account on
"Stepping Stones". If this message is spam, contains abusive or other
comments you find offensive please contact the webmaster of the board at
the following address:

info@bethany.org

Include this full e-mail (particularly the headers). Please note that the
reply address to this e-mail has been set to that of ello2010.

Message sent to you follows
Married 9/05
TTC 12/06, unexplained infertility
3 Failed IUIs
2 Failed FETs w/ adopted embryos
Our miracle, Kaylee, born 4/4/11 thru domestic adoption
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Postby acadia » Mon Jun 07, 2010 8:32 pm

Hi,
Just wanted to let you know I received the same exact message.
Message subject: From Mrs. Elodine A. Bamba.
From: ello2010
Sent at: Mon Jun 07, 2010 1:01 pm
To: acadia
Michelle
ttc since 2006
waiting to adopt since 2008
Adopted our daughter!!!! 2013
Be still in the presence of the Lord, and wait patiently for him to act. Psalm 37:7 NLT
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Postby Lainey » Mon Jun 07, 2010 8:38 pm

Thanks, ladies! I have informed the Admin of this and the member should be removed soon.
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Me: 36
DH: 43
DX: Dh: azoospermia/Sertoli-cell only;
Me: endo, mild PCOS and blocked tube
TX: 2007: 4 DIUIs that were unsuccessful;
2009: 1 FET/EA that resulted in our little miracle;
1/2013: 1 failed FET/EA
8/2013: FET/EA=BFP!........ EDD: 5/9/14
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Postby brc » Mon Jun 07, 2010 10:13 pm

I received it too as a pm and thought it was just a scam as well.

Becca
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Postby alwayshoping » Tue Jun 08, 2010 8:20 am

I received that same one as a PM and just deleted it right away..
Holly
SA 6/10/10: Severe MFIF
No longer TTC
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Postby mother-in-waiting » Tue Jun 08, 2010 10:37 am

I received it in an email notification and then when I logged on to SS, there wasn't a message but it is from the same person. Hopefully it is gone now!
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Me: 27 PCOS & 1 tube DH: 32
:angel: Ectopic @ 8 wks 2/22/10 :angel: Stillborn @ 37wks: 8/30/11 EJR
5 rounds clomid: FAIL
3 rounds femara: FAIL
Follistim cycle 11/19/12 - BFP on 12/12/12!
Baby girl born 7/7/13 @ 33 wks 1 day!
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