Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam

Online users are asked to be aware of Mr. James Stocklas lottery donation scams. The name of the Florida Powerball Jackpot winner, who won 291 million dollars, is being used by scammers in an attempt to trick potential victims into sending money and personal information. The scammers claim their potential victims were randomly selected to receive donations from the lottery winner as part of his charity project. But, Mr. James Stocklas is not randomly donating money to people around the world.

Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam

A Sample of the Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam

Mr. James Stocklas Florida Powerball Jackpot Winner


I am pleased to get across to you through your email, I got your contact through world directory random search, after I decided to contact you as my spirit lead me to do so, I might not know your present condition and what you are going through in life but I believe that this donation will be of good help to you and your family, I am Mr. James Stocklas. I am 67 years old and I'm from Pennsylvania, United State of America. I have decided to share among individuals around the world part of my wealth since money is not everything in life, I may not know you, but I believe if you received my first email and responded back indicates you were chosen to receive my donation of [$2,000,000.00 USD] which will be transferred to you as soon as you respond back to me now, I am a Christian and I believe that Good things happen to good people like you who had the mind to respond back to my mail.

I won $291.4 Million Dollars in the Powerball jackpot and I decided to make sure my winning is put on the internet for the world to see as you could see from this web page After taken care of the needs of my immediate family members and friends, i decided to donate the remaining of the fund to other individuals around the world in need, the local fire department, NGO's, the Red C ross, hospitals and some other organizations in Asia, Africa and Europe that fight cancer. I want to hear from you if my gift of [$2,000,000.00 USD] is accepted by you before I proceed.

Send me the below details to show that you accept my gift.

NAME:..... AGE:...... PHONE NUMBER:.... COUNTRY:....... SEX:....... OCCUPATION:.......

You can form your own charity if you have an idea for a cause you feel hasn't yet represented by an organization. Become active in charities in your community or globally, and raising money or other donations for good causes you feel strongly about.. You can invest in business, help the needy, but endeavor you use this donation judiciously.

Everyone says its an evil world but there are still good people, there is still some good things to say about this world. I will emulate Jesus Christ approach to giving, Matthew 9:29-30 Then he touched their eyes and said, "According to your faith let it be done to you"; and their sight was restored. Jesus warned them sternly, "See that no one knows about this."........ Let this gift be between you, me and the creator. Remember to pay it forward someday.

Thank you for accepting my offer, I am indeed grateful, I anticipate your earliest response.

Best Regard

Mr. James Stocklas.

Remember, once they (scammers) have received their potential victims' personal information, they will use the information to trick the potential victims into sending money, which they will claim is for some advance fees, which will cover banking and transfer costs, insurance payments or tax that the potential victims need to pay before they can receive the so-called donated money. But, if the victims send their money, the scammers will steal it and may continue to trick the victims into sending more money, with the promise of receiving the donated money the scammers claim they would receive.

Recipients of the Mr. James Stocklas lottery donation scam emails are asked not to respond to or follow the instructions in them. They should just delete the email messages instead.

It is important to remember that when someone contacts you, claiming that you have won the lottery or you are the recipient of millions of dollars, and asks you to send money in order to receive your lottery winnings or prizes, it is a SCAM. Legitimate lottery companies will never ask their winners to send money in order to receive their prizes or winnings. And, why would lottery winners who are allegedly donating millions of dollars to you, want you to send a few hundred or thousand dollars for banking and transfer costs, insurance payments or tax? Well, the money that the scammers want the victims to send, which the scammers claim is for taxes, bank transfer cost, insurance or other expenses, is what the scammers will steal. And, the victims, on the other hand, will never receive the winnings, prizes or money that they were promised.

So, once you are asked to send money in order to receive money, it is a scam.

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March 8, 2024 at 2:50 AM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: Hamilton, New York, United States

Has anyone been given his actual phone number and tried to contact him directly about it?


April 19, 2023 at 1:50 PM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: San Bernardino, California, United States

I just received a message on my IG also they want my address and name, they said will send me 30,000 by FedEx, wish I would have read this sooner


January 4, 2022 at 11:56 PM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: Perris, California, United States

I just received a message on my IG also they want my address and name, they said will send me 30,000 by FedEx


September 1, 2020 at 1:49 PM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: Bogotá, Bogota D.C., Colombia

Good afternoon, I think we're all having the exact same issue and it's literally the exact same pattern. I got a message from an account on instagram by the name of stocklas37 claiming to be the lottery winner and saying the exact same thing that everyone is receiving. He even sent me some photos that were from here and other websites. Please do something about it.


August 28, 2020 at 6:27 PM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam

"Good Morning I received a Instagram request of a profile claiming to be the power ball winner James Stocklas and is messaging saying he's giving out money and to contact a fed driver that will be in charge of the delivery. He gave a number that he states it belongs to the FedEx driver, the number is 786-544-4553. Please do something to stop this scam as soon as possible."

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June 28, 2020 at 3:39 PM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

I received a message on my gram from “Jamesstocklas928” I this is what I was sent Hey! It’s me “James Stocklas ” the $291 million Florida Powerball Lottery winner please keep this as a secret to yourself I have a special way of showing off my kindness!I’m giving out $30,000 to the first lucky 25 people I can contact. Congratulations🎉🎁You been picked among those getting $30,000 for this week from my New month giveaway! Are you ready to claim?

This was a message he sent me on my gram, this is the Agent in charge of your package delivery text number 19088425057 text him now and tell him how you’re ready to claim your Giveaway from James Stocklas.

When I texted the number they took a while to respond and I let Jamesstocklas928 know that they haven’t responded and he said “They’re probably busy attending to other winners they’ll get back to you ok just hang on, Make sure you keep me posted on how it goes ok“ I told him ok and at the same time he messaged me this “I won 291 million dollars from the powerball lottery 2016 and have been investing a lot I’m aged so due to the pandemic it’s obvious everyone will need something to hold unto and I believe in giving to others is what make the world go around and better“ and the number texted me this

Kindly fill out the Information on here & We guarantee you 100% that your Information is safe with us.

Full Name :

Address :

Marital Status :


Occupation : of


Check Or Cash Delivery :

I messaged Jamesstocklas928 and told him I was going to report him and he responded “WTF are you saying, you can pass if you think this is a scam” and he blocked me. In his profile he only has pictures of him winning and some old guy holding out a paper saying thank you for the giveaway. I searched him up and there are other profiles with the same pictures.

Guys just know that nothing is free in life, theres always some catch to it.


July 19, 2020 at 6:50 PM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: Wisconsin, United States

This happened to me today, but the account was jamesstocklas682 there was no picutures and he was have like 50 followers. He wwent "Its me James Stocklas the $291 million florida powerball lottery winner. I have a special way of showing my kindness! Im giving out $30,000 to the first luck 25 people I can contact. Congratulations you been picked among those getting $30,000 for this week from my New month giveaway! Are you ready to claim?" right away I knew it was a scam so I said "ha yeah what ya need my ssn..." he didnt seem to like that joke.


July 10, 2020 at 11:58 AM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: Bakersfield, California, United States

I got the same exact message from him. I said "No thank you" but I'm pretty sure I should've just declined 👀


April 27, 2020 at 1:46 AM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: Fontana, California, United States

Yes it’s all fake it’s not real at all this what it said on the fake instagram

Hey! Its me “James Stocklas ” the $291million Powerball Lottery winner from Florida please keep this as a secret to yourself I have a special way of showing off my kindness!I’m giving out $30,000 to the first lucky 25 people I can contact.Congratulations🎁You have been picked among those getting $30,000 for this week from my New month giveaway! Are you ready to claim?

The fed ex agent texted me on this number 1 (385) 881-8329

It’s fake don’t believe sh**t trust me that is the fake account


May 27, 2020 at 9:11 PM by
Mr. James Stocklas Lottery Donation Scam
an anonymous user from: United States

Omggg like today about an hour ago I got this message, I played it off like if I believed him/her after a while he said "I mean if you do want the money and what to help your parents you will make sure this comes out well" when I asked him/her what they meant by me not caring about my parents having money and such, like boo if your nice you wouldnt say that. And I also told him/her to send a video of themselves saying my IG name and they wouldnt do it. 🤡


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