Shipping industry leaders support Sailors’ Society

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: corporate Events During the evening Sir Christopher addressed the guests explaining the importance of the Sailors’ Society’s work with seafarers far from home. He also stressed that the Society was seeking donations from individuals and companies and long-term relationships of mutual benefit.For further information about the Sailors’ Society or if you would like to make a donation towards the charity’s vital work supporting seafarers worldwide, please contact the Sailors’ Society on 023 8051 5950 or email [email protected] to Editors:The Sailors’ Society is an international charity that provides a personal lifeline for seafarers throughout the world. Existing to enrich and enhance the well-being of the world’s 1.2 million seafarers, the charity offers practical help, emotional and spiritual support and, when in dire need, financial assistance and family liaison through our Port Chaplains and Seafarers’ Centres. Our Port Chaplains visit thousands of ships every year, directly addressing the needs of seafarers – irrespective of a person’s belief or nationality – as well as maintaining vital links within the Ports that they operate.For more information, please visit www.sailors-society.org, or contact Debbie Osborne at Logical Creative Marketing on: 0845 345 69 69 or email: [email protected] Birkholm – Tankers UK Agencies Ltd.Crispin Burridge – Marks & SpencersRob Day – BP ShippingMichael DraytonJames Duguid – Saga ShippingJames Gosling – Holman FenwickClaus Hyldager – Inchcape Shipping ServicesPeter Kerr-Dineen – Howe RobinsonJesper Kjadegaard – Chamber of ShippingIain Light – Lloyds RegisterCharles Maltby – Pacific BasinBrian Nixon – Morgan StanleyMichael Parker – Citi GlobalJohnny Plumbe – ACMLuke Readman – Thomas Miller P&I LtdHostsFlemming Jacobs – Trustee and Campaign Board ChairmanVice Admiral Sir Christopher Morgan – KBE – Campaign Board MemberRobert Adams RD* – CEO, Sailors’ SocietyJan Webber – Director of Fundraising & Marketing, Sailors’ Society Vice Admiral Sir Christopher Morgan KBE, former Director General of the UK Chamber of Shipping, hosted a historic Dinner at Admiralty House, London recently in aid of International seafarers’ charity Sailors’ Society.The dinner was attended by Flemming Jacobs, leading figure in liner shipping and Sailors’ Society Campaign Board Chairman, and sixteen specially invited guests who represented a range of companies connected to the industry from tankers to agents, lawyers and shipbrokers.Sir Christopher Morgan KBE, an active member of the Sailors’ Society campaign board, said: “We are incredibly grateful to the First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope KCB OBE ADC for his generosity in allowing this special event to take place in such a historic setting. The venue has such significance to the shipping industry and was most appropriate for the Sailors’ Society. It was a privilege to again support a charity that continues to support seafarers and their families almost 200 years after it was first established.” Advertisementcenter_img  26 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Shipping industry leaders support Sailors’ Society Howard Lake | 18 September 2009 | Newslast_img read more