The Corpus Christi International Seamen’s Center is a non-profit, multi-denominational Christian organization that seeks to provide an environment for the thousands of seafarers from all nations annually visiting the Port of Corpus Christi, thereby meeting their physical, social and spiritual needs, without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, ancestry or national origin.
H-E-B is an American privately held supermarket chain based in San Antonio, Texas, with more than 340 stores throughout the U.S. state of Texas, as well as in northeast Mexico. The company also operates Central Market, an upscale organic and fine foods retailer.
Positioned on the western Gulf of Mexico with a 36-mile, 47 foot (MLLW) deep channel, the Port of Corpus Christi is a major gateway to international and domestic maritime commerce, with railroad and highway network connectivity via three North American Class-1 railroads and two major interstate highways.
The Corpus Christi International Seamen’s Center is a “home away from home” for foreign and domestic merchant seafarers visiting and working in the Port of Corpus Christi.