Seafarers' Emergency Fund

The Seafarers Emergency Fund (SEF) has been setup by The TK Foundation and the ITF Seafarers' Trust The fund is administered by ISWAN.

The Seafarers Emergency Fund is to provide immediate, essential aid to seafarers and families of seafarers, who are directly involved in sudden and unforeseen crises. This Fund is available to seafarer welfare organizations and other welfare organizations, hereinafter known as "Applying Organization" to provide the means to purchase goods and/or services for seafarers and/or the spouse or children of seafarers to relieve the need(s) brought on in relation with a sudden and unforeseen crisis.

If you are applying for funds to provide free communications to Filipino seafarers affected by Typhoon Haiyan please click here.