An unforgettable adventure

Meet our crew of volunteers!

A global community of volunteers bringing hope and healing onboard the world’s largest fleet of non-governmental hospital ships. For example, the Africa Mercy is home to over 400 short-term and long-term crew members who offer a wide range of expertise: seafarers, engineers, plumbers, carpenters, information technology staff, teachers, surgeons,  nurses, dentists, cooks, photographers and more. Mercy Ships would not exist without our amazing volunteers!

Erin Muyres: Volunteer nurse finds her calling in Africa

Meet Erin! Discover one of our volunteers who joined our hospital ships to lead in humanitarian work with Mercy Ships.

Danita Gilbert: A volunteer nurse involved in humanitarian work

Meet Danita! Discover a nurse committed to humanitarian work on our hospital ships in Africa with Mercy Ships.

Riley Chow: Testing The Waters

Meet Riley! Discover what a volunteer abroad experiment serving on our hospital ships in Africa with Mercy Ships.

Shae and Chris Attwater

Discover a Canadian family who volunteers on hospital ships in Africa with Mercy Ships.

Irik and Cathy Mallie

Since 2009, Irik and Cathy Mallie have served with the Africa Mercy. Irik is the Chief Engineer and Cathy is the Palliative Care Team Leader.

Céline Léger: A French-speaking Canadian on board

Meet Celine! Discover one of our volunteer journey as a francophone nurse serves on our hospital ships in Africa with Mercy Ships.

The real change comes when we all work together.

It’s an all-hands-on-deck job.
So, partner with us today, and don’t miss the opportunity to help change someone’s life forever.
Your support and volunteer efforts bring hope and healing to so many in great need.