By donating to YWAM Medical Ships, you are helping remote communities in Papua New Guinea receive healthcare and training.

All of YWAM MSA’s staff, including our senior project managers, are full-time volunteers. This ensures that your donations have maximum impact on the areas that need it most. In 2016 alone, our donated time and labour had an total estimated value of 3.8 million AUD.


All donations over $2.00 to YWAM Medical Ships – Australia are tax deductible (please note: this does not include outreach fees for an outreach onboard the MV YWAM PNG) 

Credit Card

For tax deductible online donations, please click here


Make cheques payable to “YWAM Medical Ships – Australia”

Cheques can be mailed to:
YWAM Medical Ships – Australia
PO Box 1959
QLD 4810

Direct Deposit

Account name: YWAM Medical Ships – Australia
BSB: 06 2904
Account number: 1022 2181
Please put your name as the transaction reference, and send a copy of the transaction to our office to allow us to identify your payment
(fax: 07 4772 4414; email:shipaccounts@ywamtownsville.org).

For Overseas:

BIC/Swift Code: CTBAAU2S

IBAN: 06290410222181

Please note: For International payments, all bank charges are covered by the payee. We can only credit the net amount that actually shows on our bank statement towards your fee payment / donation.

USA Residents
  1. Check
    Make checks payable to “YWAM.”
    Please do not put YWAM Medical Ships Australia anywhere on the check.Include a note requesting that a donation be made to YWAM Medical Ships Australia.
    Mail to: YWAM Tyler Accounting Department, PO Box 3000 Garden Valley, TX 75771-3000
  2. Credit Card or Automatic Withdrawal
    Contact Don or Pat Robinson on 903-882-5591(ext 2001),
    or patrobinson@ywamtyler.org
Tax Deductible Information

All donations over $2.00 to YWAM Medical Ships – Australia are tax deductible
To find out if a donation made from outside Australia is tax deductible, please talk to your tax accountant. All funds are in Australian dollars.

(please note: this does not include outreach fees for an outreach onboard the MV YWAM PNG)

Leave a gift in your will

Leaving a gift to YWAM Medical Ships in your Will is an opportunity to leave a lasting legacy. A gift in your Will helps to support children, families and communities in remote areas of Papua New Guinea. For an example of suggested legal wording for your Will, please download this document


Support YWAM Medical Ships through your phone plan!

Connect to any Optus Plan at Network Communications and YWAM Medical Ships will get 5% of your bill at no extra cost to you.

Thanks to Optus and Network Communications, supporting YWAM Medical Ships has never been easier. You can provide vital financial support simply by connecting your mobile phone to the YWAM Medical Ships Charity Mobile phone plan.

Network Communications is recognised as the largest Optus regional dealer in Australia. Their commitment to the people of Australia is to serve them well, offering the products and services that help them communicate.

When you sign up to ANY of Optus’ great postpaid mobile offers 5% of your monthly bill gets donated to YWAM MSA. So if you’re looking for a new mobile plan, or your contract is up for renewal, be sure to visit Network Communications and make the most of this great deal!

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