Since 1990 Comfort had been working in her home country of Ghana as a high school principal and at the same time taking care of their 5 children. She did this so her husband Ebenezer could volunteer for a few months at … Continue reading
When a fire in their house destroyed the surgical appointment card that Neny believed was the last hope for her two-year-old daughter, to have the hole in her upper lip repaired, she was distraught. When Somaya was born with a cleft lip Neny’s husband abandoned them saying that no child of his would be born like that.
Many people think that in order to volunteer on the hospital ship Africa Mercy you have to be a doctor, or a nurse, or have some other medical profession, when in fact 60% of the crew work in roles that are not directly part of the on board hospital. Tabitha from the Netherlands … Continue reading