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  1. Qualicum Beach nurse returns from volunteer duty on a Mercy ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Parksville-Qualicum Beach News

    Monica Ciolfi and Marie during some down time on the Africa Mercy in Madagascar during Ciolfi's recent volunteer trip to Madagascar. Monica Ciolfi has returned from Tamatave, Madagascar where she spent three months volunteering with Mercy Ships on board the world's largest charity hospital ship, the Africa Mercy.

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  2. Family grows together while serving in Africa on hospital shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Mukilteo Tribune

    A Snohomish couple is raising four children while saving lives on the open waters. This year marks Peter and Dara Koontz's eighth year of living aboard The Africa Mercy, a hospital ship currently stationed in Tamatave, Madagascar.

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  3. Westboro nurse volunteers skills aboard hospital ship in MadagascarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... nursing skills onboard the Africa Mercy, the world's largest civilian hospital ship, as it's docked in Tamatave, Madagascar. According to its website, Mercy Ships - the global charity which runs the Africa Mercy - "brings volunteer medical teams and ...

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  4. Simsbury Native Volunteers Aboard Hospital Ship In MadagascarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... 35 nations, prepping patients for surgery and helping them recover. The 16,500 ton ship was docked in Tamatave, Madagascar and is the base for 1,700 to 3,000 surgeries while it is in port for 8 months, said Russ Holmes, Mercy Ships director of ...

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  5. Madagascar Welcomes Mercy Ships, 8 Months of Free SurgeriesRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | Scoop

    Toamasina, Republic of Madagascar, October 28 2014 - Amidst celebrations, His Excellency President Hery Rajaonarimampianina and his wife, Voahangy Rajaonarimampianina, along with Prime Minister Roger Kolo and his wife, Zakia Katoun, personally welcomed the world's largest civilian hospital ship into port when Mercy Ships docked Saturday in the Port of Toamasina . Six New Zealanders are among the Africa Mercy' s international crew of 450 who will provide free healthcare services during the vessel's eight-month stay in the Republic of Madagascar.

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  6. Mercy Ships Arrives in Madagascar to President's WelcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | PRWeb

    The president and his wife greeted the Mercy Ships volunteers who will provide more than 1,700 surgeries and health education during eight months at the world's fourth largest island nation. Amidst celebrations, His Excellency President Hery Rajaonarimampianina and his wife, Voahangy Rajaonarimampianina, along with Prime Minister Roger Kolo and his wife, Zakia Katoun, personally welcomed the world's largest civilian hospital ship into port when Mercy Ships docked Saturday in the Port of Toamasina .

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