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SCI celebrates long-standing association with ADM Charles Michel, USCG (ret.)
As ADM Charles Michel retires after an illustrious career, we reflect both on his impact on seafarer well-being, and SCI's relationship with him over the years More...
  • June 10, 2018 41st Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner On June 6, 2018, SCI held their 41st Annual Silver Bell Awards dinner. More...
  • May 17, 2018 LSBA Awards Ceremony 2018 The Life Saving Benevolent Association (LSBA) awards three heroes in ceremony at SCI's International Seafarers' Center, one of whom received two... More...

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  • Remembering Chairman Emeritus George Benjamin September 26, 2016 A celebration of the life and contribution of George Benjamin, Chairman Emeritus of the Seamen's Church Institute, by the Rev. David M. Rider, Executive Director and President of SCI. More...
  • Report from second International Maritime Health Seminar – Panama City September 20, 2016 SCI’s President & Executive Director gives an update on the recent presentations given by SCI representatives at the International Maritime Health Seminar in Panama City, Sept 2016. More...
  • Nation appointed to USCG Advisory Position September 1, 2016 SCI Chaplain Michael C. Nation adds to government and industry discussions of safety on a vital section of American waterways. More...
  • River Chaplain Assists Seafarers in East Africa August 29, 2016 Chaplain Kempton Baldridge, most often found plying American waterways, voyaged beyond the riverbanks to employ the skills he uses every day to help a group of mariners affected by piracy. More...
  • Shore Leave Survey 2016 August 10, 2016 SCI’s Annual Seafarer Shore Leave Survey indicates why some seafarers remain stuck on board their vessels in U.S. ports. More...
  • Recognizing a Hero at Sea July 7, 2016 Douglas B. Stevenson, Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights and President of the Life Saving Benevolent Association, awarded an LSBA medal of honor to Mr. Anthony Pozun, acknowledging his bravery during a 2015 water rescue. More...
  • Silver Bell Awards Honor Leadership, Courage June 15, 2016 Celebrating the maritime connection essential to modern-day life, SCI’s annual awards ceremony lauded the contributions made by persons who strengthen the bonds of community and camaraderie. More...