Effective: January 1, 2019.
Be careful of entities posing as the Foundation representatives sending emails requesting Foundation account information, and seeking to confirm personal information via a linked website.
This email is not from the Cawayne Barton Foundation – it is a phishing attempt!
We urge you not to respond to or click on the link in the email. Any legitimate email from the Foundation will come only from a cawaynebartonfoundation.org email address.
If you receive a phishing email, or have any questions about the authenticity of an email purporting to be from the Foundation, please contact email@example.com(link sends e-mail).
The Foundation is taking steps to address these scams, but unfortunately, cannot stop them all. If you receive a solicitation that you feel is suspicious, please forward it to firstname.lastname@example.org(link sends e-mail).
To be clear, the Cawayne Barton Foundation, its employees, and its representatives do not:
Please exercise extreme caution if you receive solicitations that are not from a verifiable representative of the Foundation, from a verifiable cawaynebartonfoundation.org email address.
Below are some tips to help you avoid scams:
Be extremely cautious if you receive unsolicited emails requesting personal or financial information, or asking you to wire money. If you would like to make a contribution to the Cawayne Barton Foundation, ensure you do so by directly visiting the “Ways to Give” page on the Foundation’s website. Verify any questionable or suspicious solicitation you receive by contacting the appropriate Foundation office or representative, or by emailing email@example.com(link sends e-mail).
We will be tracking and listing examples of scams that have been reported to target other like Foundations as they become available.
This is not an exhaustive list and is subjected to modification with time:
Communication from an individual using any other domain than cawynebartonfoundation.org. Any individual attempting to represent his/herself as a member of the Foundation. Consider any individual and/or communication from any third party without written proof as fraudulent.
If you have questions about the authenticity of a communication you have received, please forward it to firstname.lastname@example.org(link sends e-mail).