media inquiries

Welcome to the Mercy Ships Press Room. This section of the site is aimed at journalists, photographers and other members of the media interested in our work. Mercy Ships is pleased to share our story of hope and healing with the world. For more information, contact:

(USA)
Laura Rebouché
U.S. National Media Relations Director
Tel: +1 (903) 939-7137
Email: [email protected]

(International)
Diane Rickard
International Media Manager, Mercy Ships
Email: [email protected]

Video Resources

 

To download broadcast quality clips of the b-roll shown above, go to mercyships.box.com/generalbroll

fact sheets

Man works on farm with soil in his handAgriculture facts

Our Food for Life program helps stop hunger in developing nations

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African woman celebrates after having obstetric fistula surgeryObstetric Fistula facts

A devastating pregnancy-related disability that can be repaired—and prevented

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Volunteer dental staff looks at an African child's teethOral health facts

Programs to help the dental and oral diseases people face in developing nations

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African child testing vision after cataract surgeryOphthalmic facts

How we help the blind and visually impaired in developing nations

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Surgeon operates on a small child's footSurgery facts

Why the need is so extreme, and how we bring hope and healing

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African child smiles and gives thumbs up onboard shipValues facts

The situation, our mission, vision and values

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Volunteer Mercy Ships nurse laughs with African patientMercy Ships facts

Fundamental information about our organization, programs and ships

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Africa Mercy hospital ship in portAfrica Mercy facts

Details about our floating hospital ship and its facilities and features

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Press Releases

The Africa Mercy Arrives in Senegal, Aug, 15

    This month marks the second time that the Port of Dakar has welcomed a Mercy Ship to its shore. This time it is the Africa Mercy – the largest charity-run hospital ship in the world, delivering free, safe surgical care. This floating hospital is staffed by over 400 volunteers, who give their expertise … Continued

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