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This International Volunteer Day marked two incredible milestones onboard our hospital ship the Africa Mercy, currently docked in Cameroon. Volunteer ophthalmic surgeon from Texas Dr Glenn Strauss performed the 30,000th surgery on the ship - 10 years after performing the very first surgery onboard the Africa...

Last summer, Reverend Howard Gilbert from Cirencester completed a gruelling Ironman challenge in Sweden, raising more than £5,000 for Mercy Ships in the process. He ran, swam and cycled for more than 140 miles non-stop. So why did he do it? We asked Reverend Gilbert to...

As many of our Mercy Ships family of supporters and partners know, the charity sector is undergoing intense scrutiny over how organisations handle accusations of sexual impropriety. We believe it’s important for everyone to know that Mercy Ships welcomes this scrutiny and believes that transparency...

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