The Future is Looking Bright for Cecilia

[:en]We are coming to the end of our first month of our Cameroon field service, with legs being straightened, tumours being removed and lives being changed onboard the world’s largest charity hospital ship. This month a number of orthopedic surgeries were completed onboard, and last week several orthopedic patients overcame a huge milestone: their first […]

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10 Questions with Erin Muyres

[:en] Nurse Erin Muyres from Lloydminster, Saskatchewan, has volunteered multiple times with Mercy Ships. We recently caught up with Erin to ask her a few questions… What went through your mind when you walked up the Africa Mercy’s gangway for the first time? It was a dream come true. I couldn’t believe I was finally seeing […]

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Justine: the First Patient carried up the Gangway

[:en]Our first patient up the gangway in Cameroon, 11-year-old Justine’s smile says it all – free surgeries can truly change lives. Suffering from bowed legs, Justine has grown up struggling to walk properly, play with other kids and live a normal life. Without surgery, life would become increasingly difficult as she grew older. Now, thanks […]

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Meet our Anchors: Maryan

[:en]Dear Jane, At 90, I’m rather stupid re-sending a photo of a card sample so am sending one I made yesterday for you to use and a bookmark. It may not be until late fall that I will have made enough to have a sale…with proceeds to Mercy Ships! (not a large amount). I’m going […]

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