The Kiserem Epilepsy Foundation works with schools, churches, and families to aid and empower Children with Epilepsy in Kenya. We seek to increase their opportunities and foster their success for the future.

Our Goals and Principles


Vision Statement:

Bringing focus and solutions to epilepsy and mental illness to overcome the difficulties faced by those with epilepsy and mental illness in our community.

Mission Statement:

The Fred Kiserem Epilepsy Foundation strives to educate and create awareness in the community to
fight stigmatization, provides access to anti-epileptic drugs and healthcare, counsels individuals with
epilepsy and their families, and empowers them through vocational training.

At Kiserem Epilepsy Foundation, we accomplish our mission through adhering to the following core principles and values:

INTEGRITY: We deliver our programs with truth and openness and know we must remain accountable at all times. 

PASSION: We do everything from the heart. Our work inspires and is inspired by our personal stories and the stories of the communities we serve.

ACTIONWe continually strive for concrete results through concrete action.

TEAMWORK: We believe the solution requires all of us to play a role and come together.


 Participation  Empowerment  Networking  Non-discrimination  Gender equity 

We make SURE we tick all of the above boxes in our community...

It is clear to us that the social empowerment and community awareness of persons with epilepsy is a necessity needed.