Seafarers’ House is proud to honor Captain AJ McAllister III

Captain AJ McAllister named 2024 Seafarer’s House Golden Compass Honoree Captain AJ McAllister III, Senior Vice President for McAllister Towing has been selected as the recipient of Seafarers’ House International Golden Compass Award for 2024. The award is given each year to those who have achieved distinction in the maritime world, those whose vocation or avocation has been the sea, …

Gail Bulfin Named Seafarers’ House Business Leader of the Year

Gail Bulfin

Gail Bulfin Named Seafarers’ House Business Leader of the Year January 4, 2024 – FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Seafarers’ House is pleased to announce that Gail Bulfin, Senior Vice President – Investor Relations for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, Broward County’s economic development partnership, has been selected as our 2024 South Florida Business Leader of the Year. Bulfin will be …

The New Seafarers’ House in Port Everglades Welcomes the Maritime Community to Preview Its New Facility

The New Seafarers’ House in Port Everglades Welcomes the Maritime Community to Preview Its New Facility With a new multi-million dollar center, Seafarers’ House expands its offerings to seafarers and the Port Everglades community Seafarers’ House at Port Everglades, which provides practical care and spiritual support for seafarers and port workers, welcomed donors and supporters to a preview event at …

Day of the Seafarer

The Day of the Seafarer is an annual observance recognized by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) on June 25th, although celebrations often extend over multiple days. The 2023 campaign theme is Oceans Worth Protecting . Seafarers across the world are asked to share a picture of their marine environment on social media using the hashtag #OceansWorthProtecting. The wider public can …

Seafarers’ House Honors Jason Liberty at 2023 Golden Compass Gala

Jason Liberty, President & CEO, Royal Caribbean Group has been selected as the recipient of Seafarers’ House International Golden Compass Award for 2023. The award is given each year to those who have achieved distinction in the maritime world, those whose vocation or avocation has been the sea, or those who have ministered to or otherwise assisted seafarers.  Mr. Liberty …

Seafarers’ House to Honor Carnival Corp. & PLC Arnold W. Donald at 2022 Golden Compass Gala

    Arnold W. Donald, Vice Chair, Carnival Corporation & plc, has been selected as the recipient of Seafarers’ House International Golden Compass Award for 2022. The award is given each year to those who have achieved distinction in the maritime world, those whose vocation or avocation has been the sea, or those who have ministered to or otherwise assisted seafarers. …

The ‘Move 1.6 for Seafarers Challenge’ is Returning – June 2022!

    This June, in honor of the International Day of the Seafarer, we are challenging you to Move 1.6 for Seafarers & to support services for visiting crew. To celebrate seafarers, who keep global trade, goods and materials moving we are challenging you to a “1.6 for Seafarers” movement challenge in honor of the 1.6 million seafarers around the …

2021 International Day of the Seafarer

The Day of the Seafarer, which is one of the annual United Nations observances, was first established in 2011 by the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Since then, the IMO has introduced different methods to tribute to the world’s mariners and thank them for their untold contributions to society and the global economy. The theme of the 2021 Day of the …

Long-Time Supporter Cliff Berry II to be honored at the 25th Annual International Golden Compass Gala

Cliff Berry II

For more than 20 years, Cliff Berry II has dedicated his time and passion to Seafarers’ House. This year, the native Floridian and life-long Fort Lauderdale resident will be honored with the non-profit organization’s prestigious International Golden Compass Award. Berry is President and CEO of Cliff Berry Inc., a Fort Lauderdale company founded in 1958 that offers environmental services. He has …