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US: Tell Your Representative to Look Out for Seafarers
SCI urges citizens to write to members of the US House of Representatives to tell them seafarers deserve landing passes that make sense for real-world seafaring. More...
  • July 1, 2014 ISOA Award Recognizes SCI’s Offshore Outreach The International Support Vessel Owners Association (ISOA) has made an award to support maritime industry workers served by the Seamen’s Church... More...
  • June 19, 2014 A Word for Seafarers from Captain Phillips Trinity Wall Street has produced a video of Captain Richard Phillips who has some advice for seafarers affected by piracy. More...

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  • Seafarer Stories Following Typhoon November 15, 2013 SCI staff tell of their encounters with sojourning Filipino seafarers trying to make connections and plans during their brief time in port. More...
  • A Message for Filipino Seafarers November 12, 2013 Filipino seafarers far from the recent events in their homeland need the support of people all over the world. SCI’s President & Executive Director has a message: we’re here for you. More...
  • Enviroguides.us Now in Multiple Languages November 7, 2013 SCI’s webapp now spells out US environmental laws in Russian, Greek, Tagalog, Spanish and English. More...
  • #WATCHthisCAP: Small Hats Making a BIG Difference October 16, 2013 Knit, Tag, Drop Off and Share Online: the instructions for SCI’s campaign to awaken the nation to the contributions of mariners. More...
  • Continued Efforts Countering Maritime Piracy September 30, 2013 “It was like a nightmare for us,” wife of former pirate hostage Captain Jawaid S. Khan told SCI’s President & Executive Director in an interview earlier this month. Ms. Jawaid and her family addressed the Marine Counter Piracy Conference in More...
  • SCI Mountain Challenge 2013 September 27, 2013 In solidarity with mariners, competitors left home and family to challenge themselves in SCI’s inaugural endurance race event, raisings funds for the Institute’s mariner support programs. More...
  • SCI Hosts Industry Conference on Safety September 13, 2013 This November, SCI invites leaders from maritime transportation companies, the petrochemical industry and government agencies to its Center for Maritime Education in Houston, TX for a one-day professional forum on marine safety management. More...