Our alumnae are available for hire for your assignments in the medical field, in community forums, education meetings and many other events.
Why Use Found In Translation For Your Interpreting Needs?
Our interpreters are dedicated.
As graduates of our rigorous and highly selective program, our interpreters are devoted to bridging divides between people, fostering community, and have joined us in our mission to reduce ethnic, racial, and linguistic disparities in health care. We contribute to our graduate’s success through employment by way of our interpreter assignments.
Our interpreters are experienced.
Found in Translation interpreters receive over 100 hours of in-person instruction towards a certificate of Medical Interpreter Training. Our interpreters have been trained in accordance with National Standards for Medical Interpretation and abide by the Code of Ethics for Interpreters in Health Care, adopted from the National Council on Interpreting in Healthcare (NCIHC). They are familiar with interpreting equipment and the three different modes of interpretation: consecutive, simultaneous and sight translation.
While trained as medical interpreters, many of our graduates are also experienced interpreters in the following fields:
- Mental Health
- Community Interpreting
- and more!
Our interpreters are linguistically diverse.
Collectively, our 186 graduates speak over 37 languages. Languages currently available include:
Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Bangla (Bengali), Berber, Bosnian, Cantonese, Cape Verdean Creole, Dholu, Ewe, French, Fuzhuo, Haitian Creole, Hindi, Khmer, Kinyarwanda, Korean, Lingala, Mandarin, Portuguese, Punjabi, Nepali, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Thai, Tigrigna, Toisanese, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese, Wolof, Xhosa, Zulu
How we pay our interpreters
Our organization pays industry-standard rates plus travel to our alumnae interpreters as well as additional childcare/transport costs on an as-needed basis. We also cover all necessary insurance costs. Any additional income feeds back into the program so we can continue offering it.
Please contact us for details about our rates. We have special prices for grassroots organizations and non-profits.
Let everyone's voice be heard: request an interpreter for your next meeting or event today!