Body, Soul & Money


Cultivating seafarers as entrepreneurs

William Gaspay has always believed in the importance of having multiple sources of income. Knowing that the way to financial freedom begins in entrepreneurship, he tried his luck by putting up a general merchandise store, a pharmacy, a small burger joint franchise, and a food cart. None of these ventures are still operating but William

Read More »

Living outside the closet

Diagnosed with HIV in 2010, then 20-year old Jebsen Gamido faced the scrutiny of coming out with the illness in a “macho” industry. Now a president of a support group for seafarers, he looks back and shares how he made it through and lived since “Accept it and forgive yourself” “It will be good for

Read More »



Join us on our newsletter to receive maritime updates.