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Derived from the Latin verb meaning “watch over or guard"

The mission of The Asservo Project is to combat global human trafficking and sexual predators, support the recovery of victims, and aid in the imprisonment of perpetrators. Our team of diverse, dedicated, and experienced professionals utilize the latest cutting-edge technology to identify, analyze, and eradicate sexual exploitation and their associated networks.

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Joseph Sweeney


Joseph Sweeney serves as the Founder/CEO of The Asservo Project. For over 25 years, Mr. Sweeney has devoted himself to serving his country and community as a former SWAT Operator, Bomb Squad Commander, and U.S government Explosive Security Specialist.  While serving overseas working Anti-Terrorism programs, he had conversations with colleagues about child kidnapping and human trafficking.  Once aware of the size and scope of this epidemic and the lack of effort to combat it, he felt he had to do something to help these people and consequently The Asservo Project was formed, an organization to combat the Human Trafficking and Child Exploitation epidemic. We provide resources to assist Law Enforcement and conduct awareness seminars and build relationships with global organizations, The Asservo Project will succeed in rescuing and helping those affected by this criminal enterprise.   

Mr. Sweeney is also the former International Director of The International Association of Bomb Technicians and Investigators (IABTI) and currently serves on its Board of Trustees. He is also a member in good standing with the National Tactical Officers Association.

Joseph Sweeney


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H&R Block Non-Profit Referral


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January 28th, 2019 - April 15th, 2019


Help us raise money by getting your taxes prepared by H&R Block or Block Advisors.  Get a referral code from the link below or e-mail us at info@theasservoproject.org and present it at your appointment.

If you are a new client, we will get a $20 contribution. Thanks in advance!  

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Our Services

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Combating Human Trafficking and Child Exploitation

We believe that every person is entitled to dignity, to live in peace and choose their own path in life free from fear. Trafficking of persons and Child Exploitation, in all of its forms, robs the freedom and basic rights of the individual and it is our mission to stop these horrible practices and hold these criminals accountable.

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Data Analytics

We pursue predators in the dark places of the web where their networks operate and hide. By partnering with the leading organizations and agencies in cyber tracking and data analysis, we employ cutting edge analytics and tracing tools to identify individuals who target children, young adults, and the uniquely vulnerable. 

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Awareness and Prevention

Awareness to this epidemic is a priority for The Asservo Project. We provide educational seminars by request on a case by case availability, discussions at schools, organizations and the workplace to present the identifying signs of someone being trafficked or exploited. 

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We only have two choices - do nothing, or do something.

Matt Fedowitz, The Asservo Project
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our Upcoming EVENTS

Greenhouse Winery Fundraiser
Saturday, November 7, 1-4 PM
2155 Gracin, Irwin Hermine Rd,
North Huntingdon, PA 15642  

Call 724-446-5000 to reserve your spot!

Open to the public, no charge, Chinese auction, raffle, food, and music.
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