Our Vinna is in the News!!! In 2016, one of our Marine Reach YWAM DTS (Discipleship Training School) Medical Outreach teams happened upon a little girl named Vinna (pr. Fee-nah) in a rural village on the island of Tanna, Vanuatu. Upon initial assessment, it was apparent that Vinna’s condition required much more medical attention than the…Details
01 June 2017: Report on Cyclone Relief. In partnership with the Vanuatu Government and the World Health Organisation, the Pacific Hope was privileged to be the first ship to respond with supplies following Category 5 Cyclone Donna. We headed to the northern Torres group dropping off supplies to several islands along the way. Our final…Details
12 May 2017: Disaster Relief! As you know, Cyclone Donna has just devastated the nation of Vanuatu. Its category 5 winds have cause huge destruction across the northern half of the nation. Our ship, the Pacific Hope, was working in the direct line of the cyclone and narrowly avoided disaster by sailing to Fiji to get…Details
01 May 2017: Outreach Begins On Schedule! Last week the Pacific Hope quietly left her berth here in Tauranga, New Zealand and sail once again for the South Pacific. Her cargo hold was full of everything from medical supplies, food, equipment for our new Regional Training and Medical Centre and one hundred soccer balls! After a…Details
Watch as the M/V Pacific Hope departs from Tauranga Harbour en route to Vanuatu on 19 April 2017!