Welfare initiatives for 2019
'Every child counts'
Wrist Ship Supply supports Save the Children, that believes every child deserves a future. Around the world, Save the Children give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. You can read more about Save the Children here.
Besides Save the Children, Wrist Ship Supply supports ISWAN (International Seafarers' Welfare and Assistance Network) and other initiatives, which supports and secures better welfare of seafarers.
Kristina Camatoy, 18, from Quezon in The Philippines, was awarded the scholarship to train at the Magsaysay Center for Hospitality and Culinary Arts (MIHCA) in Manila. The Sailors’ Society – Homer Foundation Scholarship enables Filipino students from underprivileged backgrounds to pursue culinary careers in the shipping industry.
MIHCA courses give young people an opportunity to gain recognised training credentials and embark on a seafaring career. Read more about Garrets International and Sailors Society here.
Day of the seafarer
Together, Wrist Ship Supply and Garrets International supports Day of the seafarer on the 25th of June.