Ride for Mercy Ships in the 2017 Ride for Refuge!

[:en]It’s back!  Ride for Refuge, the super-fun, family-friendly walking/cycling fundraiser -and Mercy Ships Canada is proud to be a participating charity once again. Locations are found across Canada, or you can ride or walk anywhere (special conditions apply). Start your own team, or join an existing one. This year we have a special incentive – to help you […]

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Valerie Goes Back To School

[:en]When Valerie was four, she asked her father to pull her out of school. “I didn’t want to go anymore,” she recalled. Her legs had begun to bow outward. Her father complied, eventually sending her to live with her uncle’s family in the city, closer to help. But, instead of undergoing the necessary surgery, Valerie […]

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Catching up with Jane: Departing Benin

[:en]When I was on the ship, it was amazing to me to see how many volunteer crew members also volunteered for extra volunteer work! In 2011, I served in Sierra Leone, and was involved in co-leading a Women’s Prison Ministry.  Prison Ministries are part of each Mercy Ships outreach. Every two weeks on a Saturday, […]

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Give your Dad a Gift that will Light up his Life this Father’s Day!

[:en]Yikes! Father’s Day is just around the corner and who could forget to honour that one guy who has been there for you every day? Do another pair of socks, BBQ mitts or chocolates cause your Dad to sigh? Give him something that can really light up his life! Mercy Ships Canada is building a HOPE […]

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