BEWARE OF NEW EMAIL SCAM CLAIMING TO BE FROM RI PRESIDENT BURTON

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A new email falsely claiming to be from RI President Ron Burton is targeting Rotary members.  A letter attached to the email asks the recipient to send $1,500 to rescue missing children in China and claims that the sender will be rewarded with $3,000.

The fraudulent email has the subject line “RI President Ron Burton” and is sent from a fake email address. The letter attached to the email includes the Rotary logo, Rotary digital letterhead, and Burton’s electronic signature.

The email is a scam. Rotary staff is working to resolve the issue. Avoid being the victim of scams by deleting any email that appears suspicious.

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PDG 2019-2020, District Foundation Chair 2020-23, 2014-17, Assistant Governor 2012-14, President Kearney Dawn Rotary Club 2005-06, Kearney, NE USA. Contact info: DG.2019@5630mail.org