The 2018 Geneva Cargo Day Ball was a success!

Thursday 17th May 2018

Mercy Ships Switzerland had its second Geneva Cargo Day Ball at Beau Rivage Hotel, Geneva.
All participants of the Cargo Day 2018 and partners of the shipping industry were welcomed and enjoyed the charming and warm atmosphere.
Together, we celebrated the great outcome of the Cargo Day 2018. We are making a lasting impact around the seas of Africa!

251 guests were present for this special evening.


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Cargo Day Ball 2018 video


Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva, an elegant and exceptional house with and incredible view of the iconic Jet d’Eau fountain, the lake, Mont-Blanc’s snowy summits and the city.
Hôtel Beau-Rivage Geneva



Press review

Supporters of Mercy Ships’ Cargo Day turned out in force for a “thank you” Geneva lakeside gala ball.

More than 250 guests toasted the raising of $673,000 at the 2017 event and a total of $1m in the two years since Cargo Day was launched….

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If you have questions about the Geneva Cargo Day Ball, you can contact the Mercy Ships Switzerland team at

or + 41 21 654 32 10 (Based in Lausanne).

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