Thousands show up to receive help

02.02.2012- In Lomé, Togo, 3,500 people showed up at the local stadium to be seen by Mercy Ships doctors.

The Mercy Ships mass patient screening on Wednesday February 1st went very well. Crew members already left the ship at 3:30 am to begin the screening day and an estimated 3,500 people showed up to be seen by Mercy Ships doctors, of which 1,600 were selected for further screening.

Thanks to your continued partnership, Mercy Ships will be able to provide many free life transforming surgeries within the next five months of its stay in Togo.