If the victim agrees they will receive money orders that have been bought for a small fee, such as $20, and doctored to read hundreds or thousands of dollars.
The victim will cash this order and send the money through an irreversible process such as wiring with Western Union as instructed by the scammer.
Instead he met twelve men armed with machetes who held him captive, demanding ransom.
Gregor was lucky to escape with the help of the Canadian Embassy.
In all likelihood there is no charity and you have been robbed off your money by a scammer.