Mission RASI Event 2015

S$750,000 (£350,000) for The Mission to Seafarers. Two replica 19th Century boats were rowed over 140km, taking on the seas to complete a non-stop circumnavigation of the island of Singapore. Thanks to all who were involved, and Douglas Harding of Nebular Projects who filmed this video.

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The Mission and NAMMA launch Digital Centre for Seafarers’ Ministry (MARE Project)

The Mission to Seafarers and the North American Maritime Ministry Association (NAMMA) is launching a new project entitled MARE, which aims at enhancing the ability of seafarers’ welfare agencies to connect with seafarers’ using innovative digital tools. MORE

Seaman Guard Ohio Crew Found Guilty in India

This morning we have heard from families of the crew of the guilty verdict in the case of the SGO. 35 crewmen including 6 British nationals have been sentenced to 5 years in prison on charges of carrying illegal arms, illegal refuelling and unlawfully entering Indian waters off the coast of Tuticorin on 18 October 2013. MORE

Seafarer aided by Mission Receives Award

Zaude Paolo Bandivas wins ‘Seafarer of the Year’ accolade at the Lloyd’s List Middle East and Indian Subcontinent Awards for his bravery after spending two and half years abandoned in port. MORE

Mission responds to tragedy in the Singapore Strait

Global maritime welfare charity The Mission to Seafarers has been speaking today about their emergency support work with the surviving 6 crew members of the MV Thorco Cloud – a general cargo vessel which sank in the Singapore Strait after a collision on 16 Decembe MORE

Chairman of MtS Hong Kong to attend Christmas Festival in London

Tickets are selling fast for this ‘absolute must’ celebration carol concert which is a favourite feature in the maritime industry’s winter social calendar. MORE
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