Supporting seafarers centres

Learn more about the emergency grant funding we awarded to enable organisations to continue support seafarers through port-based seafarers centres, during the COVID-19 pandemic.

How we supported our charity partners

  • 6 grants awarded
  • 5 organisations supported
  • £189,000 awarded in total funding

All grants awarded:

  • Felixstowe & Haven Ports Seafarers’ Centre – £39,000
  • Queen Victoria Seamen’s Rest – Tilbury – £20,000
  • Humber Seafarers’ Service – £15,000
  • Aberdeen Seafarers’ Centre – £15,000
  • Mission to Seafarers Africa – £60,000
  • Mission to Seafarers (Safer Seafarer Centres) – £40,000

A lifeline to seafarers stranded on-board

An emergency grant of £10,000 was awarded the Queens Victoria Seamen’s Rest to support their Seafarers Centre in Tilbury, providing essential frontline support to seafarers arriving at this busy port.

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