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SCI's Response to the State Department's Intention to Revoke Visas from Seafarers
In response to its assessment that the MT Grace I was assisting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) by transporting oil from Iran to Syria, the United States Department of State recently announced its intention to revoke visas from seafar More...
  • July 31, 2019 Philanthropy Challenge for SCI's 2019 Mountain Challenge Think because the SCI Mountain Challenge is sold out, you missed your chance to participate? Guess again! You can be a BIG part of SCI's Mountain... More...
  • July 3, 2019 USCG Commandant Visits SCI’s Houston Maritime Education Center by President & Executive Director David Rider Photos courtesy of USCG More...

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  • The Seamen’s Church Institute’s Advocacy for Seafarers by Douglas B. Stevenson, Esq. June 28, 2019 As he looks back on his 29 years of service as Director of SCI's Center for Seafarers’ Rights, Doug discusses some of the major advocacy issues addressed by the organization. More...
  • The Seamen’s Church Institute’s President & Executive Director, the Reverend David Rider, Announces 2020 Retirement June 19, 2019 The Reverend David M. Rider, President & Executive Director of the Seamen’s Church Institute (SCI), has notified SCI’s Board of Trustees that he intends to retire in 2020 after 12 years of service. More...
  • 42nd Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner June 11, 2019 Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) honored with Silver Bell Award More...
  • SCI Announces a Book Signing for Melody Golding at SCI’s CME in Paducah, Ky on June 13, 2019 May 23, 2019 Golding Donates All Royalties from Book to the Seamen's Church Institute More...
  • LSBA Awards Ceremony 10 May 2019 May 21, 2019 John DeVoe, Tom Piccuro and Captain Michael Miller Honored for Heroism More...
  • 42nd Annual Silver Bell Awards Dinner Thursday, June 6, 2019 May 7, 2019 This year, SCI is honored to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA). More...
  • 2019 Maritime Training Benefit Luncheon Exceeds Financial Goals May 6, 2019 On Thursday, April 25th, the Seamen’s Church Institute honored Joe Pyne with a Lifetime Achievement Award. More...