Pastoral Care

Chaplain Kempton Baldridge, most often found plying American waterways, voyaged beyond the riverbanks to employ the skills he uses every day to help 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...
  • SCI hosts LEGO Ship Exhibit May 19, 2016 by Stephen Lyman, Director, Port Newark International Seafarers’ Center More...

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IMO Sec-Gen Visits SCI’s Port Newark Center May 4, 2016

Head of global maritime standard-setting authority visits SCI’s International Seafarers’ Center in Port Newark.

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International Summit on Pan-African Piracy March 4, 2016

SCI’s President & Executive Director gives an update on piracy off the coasts of Africa after a multi-national meeting.

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River Bell Awards Ceremony Honors Four Leaders January 5, 2016

Luncheon raises over $260K for Institute’s inland waterways mariner support services.

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Mariners’ Hope [UPDATED] October 8, 2015

This morning, the United States Coast Guard announced the suspension of its search for the missing crew from El Faro

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New Director for Port Newark Center August 19, 2015

SCI’s Port Newark facility gains new leadership at the gateway into and out of the East Coast’s largest port.

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An Interactive Historical Timeline of the Seamen’s Church Institute May 13, 2015

Founded in 1834, SCI’s historic records detail the development of maritime commerce in the City of New York from early days. An online photographic timeline created with Prezi opens the vaults of... More...

Giving Back to Fellow Seafarers April 20, 2015

The Director of SCI’s International Maritime Center—herself a former a seafarer—shares why she happily “returns the favor” to thousands of seafarers calling at ports in the Bay Area of California... More...