Special Events

SCI announces the opening of registration for its outdoor adventure race this fall: a test of endurance inspired by mariners. More...
  • 2014 River Bell Awards Acclaim Maritime “Family” December 18, 2014 At an annual awards luncheon in Paducah, KY, the Seamen’s Church Institute recognized two inland maritime industry leaders. More...
  • Silver Bell Awards Look to the Future June 11, 2014 SCI’s annual awards dinner paid tribute to two significant figures in the maritime industry and heralded a transformational fundraising campaign. More...

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Online Auction Aids SCI November 30, 2012

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, SCI canceled its annual Christmas at Sea Gala & Auction at the New York Yacht Club this year. Thanks to the generosity of auction item contributors, however,... More...

New Endurance Event Set to Test Maritime Companies November 29, 2012

The Seamen’s Church Institute (SCI) announces the SCI Mountain Challenge, a first-of-its-kind event in North America supporting the Institute’s mariner welfare programs and services.

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Maritime Training Program Benefits from Annual Luncheon November 20, 2012

A luncheon last month at SCI’s Center for Maritime Education in Houston, TX raised significant funds for the Institute’s training programs for mariners.

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Supporters Cruise San Francisco Harbor October 9, 2012

Increasing support for SCI’s ecumenical partnership of maritime ministry in the Bay Area raised nearly $20,000 during an October evening cruise of the port.

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Silver Bell Awards Honor Champions June 15, 2012

On June 7, 2012, SCI awarded James R. Barker and Paul R. Tregurtha the Silver Bell Award at its 35th Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner, the Institute’s premier fundraising event honoring the... More...

River Bell Awards Honor Frontrunners December 15, 2011

SCI honored Joseph H. Pyne, Chairman & CEO of Kirby Corporation (pictured); Eddie Conrad; and RADM Mary E. Landry (ret), former Commander of the United States Coast Guard 8th District, at its... More...

Maritime Ed Luncheon Raises $80K October 21, 2011

Supporters contributed nearly $80K toward a Houston luncheon underwriting continuing maritime education courses offered at SCI’s Center for Maritime Education.

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