K-Love's on-air personality, Amy Baumann, recently visited the Africa Mercy when it was docked in Togo, West Africa. This story captures Amy's touching experience of meeting a desperate mother hoping for the miracle of vision for her blind baby.
Untold tens of thousands more suffer with blindness due to cataracts. With your help, Mercy Ships can provide life transforming surgeries. Give today; mercyships.org.
Young Abel grew up with an unimaginable deformity that resulted in his legs growing backward. See how this unimaginably optimistic boy's legs are straightened by the volunteer medical staff of Mercy Ships.
On February 1, 2012, crew from the Africa Mercy conducted a medical screening in Lomé, Togo. Approximately 3,500 people eagerly waited in line for their opportunity to be seen by some of the world’s top medical professionals.
In 2011, Mercy Ships provided 3,300 free surgeries to men, women, and children in Freetown, Sierra Leone. This is the remarkable story of one of those who received surgery for clubfeet—a young boy named Abdul.