The ASAP Foundation helps to relieve poverty in villages in Burkina Faso


Investing in sustainable development

What makes ASAP unique is that it insists on the involvement of villagers in order to achieve sustainable development. The funds required to run the foundation are kept as low as possible, which means that ASAP devotes 95 % of raised funds to projects in Burkina Faso!

Reading books for primary school

With good education, a child has a foundation, more opportunities in life. Book availability increases children’s reading skills by more than 30%!

Would you like to help? A book costs 5 euros!

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Thnaks to ”t Atrium’

Thnaks to ”t Atrium’

On Thursday, June 23, 't Atrium set out a round around the school for ASAP (500 meters) and the first year students ran a sponsored walk...

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Sponsor run ‘t Atrium

Sponsor run ‘t Atrium

This week we received a call from 't Atrium; if we could quickly arrange a QR code, then an alternative sponsored walk could be organized...

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About ASAP

After 40 years of writing Hervé Millet visited his correspondence friend Jean Millogo in Burkina Faso in February 1997. During a visit to Jeans home village Fina, Hervé arranged the construction of a small clinic. If build by the villagers the Burkinabeese Government agreed to provide a nurse. Such a clinic was desperately needed and a long cherished wish of the inhabitants of Fina.

Latest blogs by Hervé

Herve is back in the Netherlands

Herve is back in the Netherlands

I am back in The Netherlands since a week. It always takes a couple of days to adjust after 2 months in Burkina Faso. In Burkina prices of most goods are going up. This is certainly true for food...

Good results of the exams at the LAP

Good results of the exams at the LAP

In Burkina, the population is getting tired of the government's passive attitude towards the violence in the country. Last Saturday there were demonstrations across the country to denounce the...

How can you help us?

Finance projects

You can support ASAP by making a donation. Both one-time and monthly or annual donations are more than welcome!

Donate goods

We can use office supplies for our office in Burkina Faso. Also, clothing is very welcome! 

Looking for an original gift?

Are you looking for an original gift or a promotional gift? Then you have come to the right place! We sell bronze statues in collaboration with a number of renowned local artists from Burkina Faso. What makes your purchase even more special: the proceeds from the sold statues go to our projects in Burkina Faso.

Accredited charity

The ASAP Foundation is an accredited charity. That means that we meet strict quality requirements. Supervisor CBF checks this on a regular basis. So you can be sure that we are accountable, contribute to a better world and handle every euro with care. Would you like to know more about accredited charities and making a donation? Please go to


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