Mercy Ships Announces the Global Mercy, World’s Largest NGO Hospital Ship

Over 16 million people die each year due to lack of surgical care; Mercy Ships builds a response to this world problem for the future …

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A Day in the Life: Q&A with Captain Taylor Perez

A Day in the Life: Q&A with Captain Taylor Perez

A Day in the Life: Q&A with Captain Taylor Perez

When Taylor Perez unexpectedly docked his cable vessel in Hawaii and joined the Mercy Ships crew for lunch on the Anastasis in 1984, he knew …

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Back to School – On the Water?

Back to School – On the Water?

Back to School – On the Water?

Academy students wave their flags as the Africa Mercy arrives into the Port of Dakar. As millions of students and educators around the world prepare …

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From Hospital Ship to the Front Lines of COVID-19

Nurse Anna Goggans poses with a patient before the last discharges of the Guinea field service. In the wake of COVID-19, the call for essential …

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Volunteers Unite Globally to Strengthen Africa’s Healthcare Systems

Nurse shaking hand with a young woman

Mercy Ships consistently seeks to not only provide direct medical and surgical care to the countries it serves, but also to leave each of its …

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