Françoise André – Boardmember of Mercy Ships Switzerland and Vice President of the Mercy Ships International Executive Committee

“From the very beginning, I was excited by the almost far-fetched dream of my friends Don and Deyon that Mercy Ships would grow from an old, disused ocean liner into the organization it is today. I continue to be moved by the commitment of all those who serve by giving their time, money and energy!”

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Jurie Jacob – Third engineer 2018

“I chose to serve with Mercy Ships to follow Jesus’ example in serving others. It’s been great to work with people from all over the world with the same goal. My favorite part of the role is getting things that don’t work up and running again. It gives me satisfaction that a job is well […]

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Jen Epp – Senior Support specialist – 2019

“It’s a joy to use my technology skills to help people. In addition to patients and training participants, we have two local day crew in our department who we trained to hopefully increase their career opportunities after the Africa Mercy departs.”

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Guido Kortleven – BioMed Technician 2019

“Mercy Ships was the best place for me to share my talents, in a way that suits my personality. I previously worked in a hospital as a biomedical technician and, as far as I know, there are no other NGOs that offer the opportunity to do this kind of work. Mercy Ships was a perfect […]

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Denise Ngum – Electrician 2018-2019

“The best thing about my job is when I learn something new. When I have the feeling that I’m gaining mastery of it, I get excited that I could pour the same thing back into my country,” Denise said. “Working is not just to earn money, but working is like a calling or a mandate […]

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Trésor – Guinea 2019-2020

“Testimonial of a patient, Three years, two balls, and many tax receipts later, I can say of all the experiences I’ve had in New York, becoming a part of the Mercy Ships family Is one of the most fulfilling!”

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Samuelle -2019-2020

“What a beautiful experience to gather together my friends and organise a food completion party. I was surprise to hear te results!”

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Ellen Johnson Sirleaf – President, Liberia

“I wish to thank all the volunteers on the ship who come from all over the world for their sacrifice and the comfort they have given to so many poor and needy Liberians.”

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Nelson Mandela (1918–2013)

I applaud Mercy Ships as they make a lasting difference in a world of need.

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