Coming Together: Celebrating World Health Day

Coming Together: Celebrating World Health Day

When the world feels uncertain, we look for the good. When we realize the healthcare systems are fragile, we look for security. When we feel that our health is at risk, we look for the helpers. Today is World Health Day — a day set aside by the World Health...
COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Whether you partner with Mercy Ships through prayer, financial support, or volunteerism, you are a vital part of our family. Your dedication and generosity has enabled Mercy Ships to provide free, life-changing surgeries to people in need for more than 40 years. Our...
Celebrating International Women’s Day 2020

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2020

It takes volunteers from many different backgrounds to fulfill the Mercy Ships mission of providing access to safe, timely healthcare. When we think of the importance of International Women’s Day, we are moved by the strength of the women that serve with us, impacting...
Sanando la Sonrisa de Mariama

Sanando la Sonrisa de Mariama

Sanando la Sonrisa de Mariama    País | Senegal  Edad | 7 Meses  Cirugía | Maxilofacial Sanando la Sonrisa de Mariama.  País | Senegal  Edad | 7 Meses  Cirugía | Maxilofacial Mariama, de siete meses, es una bebé...
Sanando la Sonrisa de Mariama

Healing Mariama’s Smile

Healing Mariama’s Smile.    Country | Senegal  Age | 7 Months  Surgery | Maxillofacial Healing Mariama’s Smile.  Country | Senegal  Age | 7 Months  Surgery | Maxillofacial Seven-month-old Mariama is a lively,...
New Medical Facilities

New Medical Facilities

Mercy Ships Completes Renovations for Further Medical Care. Many healthcare workers in developing countries lack adequate facilities to serve their communities. Often times, medical administrators with limited resources have to choose between either building more...
A Sweet Event

A Sweet Event

Mercy Ships Holland Attempts to Break Guinness World Record. Whether it’s covering fruit, in a heart-shaped box, or simple bar form, chocolate is one of the most iconic Valentine symbols we know. Nearly 36 million heart-shape boxes of chocolates are sold...
Piernas Arqueadas. Sueños Destrozados.

Piernas Arqueadas. Sueños Destrozados.

Mansare Se Para Orgulloso.    País | Guinea  Edad | 4  Cirugía | Ortopédica Mansare Se Para Orgulloso.  País | Guinea  Edad | 4  Cirugía | Ortopédica Mansare, de cuatro años, había luchado durante toda su corta vida...
Piernas Arqueadas. Sueños Destrozados.

Bowed Legs. Broken Dreams.

Mansare Stands Proud.    Country | Guinea  Age | 4  Surgery | Orthopedic Mansare Stands Proud.  Country | Guinea  Age | 4  Surgery | Orthopedic Four-year Mansare had struggled all his short life with a condition...
Healing with Hope

Healing with Hope

Mercy Ships HOPE Center The Mercy Ships Hospital Out-Patient Extension Center, better known as the HOPE Center, is the epicenter of healing and growth for patients after they receive life-changing surgery onboard our hospital ships. The HOPE Center began in 2009....