Patient stories of hope
Unable to breastfeed because of her cleft palate, Haingo was slowly starving to death.
Born with bowed legs, David faced a lifetime of pain without surgery...
Jacques and his sisters Marie and Elodie were all blind from cataracts…
Volunteer stories of mercy
Dr. Gary Parker has had a front-row view of the great surgical need.
"What they give back to us is more than we could ever give."
"You can’t help but be changed when you serve the Lord."
"I'm not the same person I was when I left home."
40 years of healing the world's poor
How the world’s largest charity hospital ship provides care and neighborly love.
Many of the world’s poor suffer or even die from easily treatable medical conditions.
Discover the origins and history of our international humanitarian organization.
Our mission to leave a lasting impact in Togo.
Mercy Ships Blog
With a beaming smile and large, striking eyes, Fadimatou’s cleft lip isn’t the first thing you’d see. But, thirteen years of looking different from everyone else took its toll on her confidence and self-esteem.
Every day our Founder, Don Stephens takes a minute to explain how you can make a lasting difference in the world.