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Christmas presents for seafarers

In the days before Christmas, the Seafarers Mission Eemshaven holds a tradition of sharing Christmas presents with Seafarers on ships and vessels in the harbour. The Christmas presents were packed by students of Noorderpoort Energy & Maritime school in Delfzijl. The present exists of a bag from Collé Rental and Sales packed with a shower gel, chocolate, a drink bottle provided by Wijnne & Barends, a hand towel, a card game, a pen provided by Vopak, Christmas sweets, a Christmas card from the Dutch Centre for Seafarers and a business card of the Seafarers Mission.

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The Christmas presents were handed to the Seafarers by Sven Standhardt, pastor of the Seafarers Mission, who was also accompanied by students of Noorderpoort Energy & Maritime.

The Christmas gifts are always greatly appreciated by the Seafarers.

The Seafarers Mission would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.