Hospitality

Reporter Julie Caine got answers to her questions about seafarers and their lives at SCI’s International Maritime Center in the Port of Oakland. More...
  • 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 History of Maritime Ministry in the United States February 5, 2013 Through its early development as a country up until today, many religious groups have endeavored to support the often-overlooked maritime workforce piloting America’s trade. SCI’s Archivist traces More...

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SCI Appoints New Bay Area Chaplain December 6, 2010

SCI announces the appointment of a new Senior Chaplain for ministry in the Bay Area, the Rev. Joyce Parry Moore.

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PBS Visits SCI’s Port Newark Ministry December 1, 2010

SCI’s President & Executive Director spoke with PBS correspondent Saul Gonzalez about SCI’s mission and work.

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First Seafarer Walks into Renovated Center November 22, 2010

Construction Yields SCI’s  ‘Super-Center’ for Seafarers

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Newark Center Reopens in a Few Days November 1, 2010

Poised to open in the coming days, SCI’s Port Newark International Seafarers’ Center polishes off final details to open its doors to seafarers, port workers, and truckers working in the port.

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SCI Programs Move to the Heart of the Port October 13, 2010

SCI’s renovated Port Newark International Seafarers’ Center, scheduled to enter operation this month, combines multiple services into one ‘super center’ for seafarers and the port community.

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VADM Brown Tours Newark Center October 8, 2010

by Douglas B. Stevenson, Director, Center for Seafarers’ Rights.  

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Port Newark Gets Interior Paint Job August 20, 2010

Paint on interior walls and ceilings of SCI’s Port Newark International Seafarers’ Center enhances the construction project, which when complete this fall will serve thousands of seafarers, port... More...