Help Eradicate Jiggers and Restore Dignity to Victims' Lives

Kill the Jigger is an initiative of the Rise Up Society, a Registered Welfare Society in Kenya. We are committed to eradicating the Jigger menace in Kenya. Our team has been on the ground for five years now, reaching and touching the lives of people in Western Kenya who are infected with Jiggers and suffering from extreme poverty. Support us in our mission.

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It’s Research, Not Politics That Will Eradicate The Jigger Menace

More than 1.4 billion people in resource-poor communities are afflicted by tropical diseases annually, and yet they never hit the headlines...

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Announcement: Change in Donation Policy

Since we started the anti-jigger campaigns, we have been overwhelmed with the support and kindness that all of you have shown...

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Jigger Infested Man Says He Needs More than Just Prayers

A walking distance separates him from the seat of the Kisii County government, yet Mr Nyangau's life is an epitome of poverty, loneliness...

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