Recent Happenings at Found in Translation

Now Hiring: Development Assistant

By Found in Translation | January 18, 2022

How To Apply To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Renée Metelus at Summary The Development Assistant will provide administrative and logistical support to Found in Translation’s individual giving (grassroots and major), grant funding, events and corporate sponsorship revenue streams. This is a part time hourly position (​20 hours a week)…

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Found in Translation featured in the Center for High Impact Philanthropy 2022 Giving Guide

By Found in Translation | January 11, 2022

How can donors help during the next phase of the COVID pandemic? Around the world, communities are grappling with COVID-19’s harm. The pandemic continues to expose and increase inequities in health, economic welfare, and education. Sponsored by Fidelity Charitable, the Center for High Impact Philanthropy’s 2022 High Impact Giving Guide gives guidance to fund a…

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Joys, Ripples, & Appreciations (2021 Year-End Newsletter)

By Found in Translation | December 17, 2021

As Found in Translation enters 2022, we embark on our second decade with a bold vision to not only provide economic mobility and language access to more marginalized people, but to preserve interpreting as a sustainable, living wage career for decades to come.  We need your help. Please consider giving a stretch gift to launch…

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2021 Virtual Job Fair for Interpreters

By Found in Translation | December 14, 2021

Along with our partners at CCCS and UMass CHAN Medical School, Found in Translation held our second Interpreter Job Fair on November 18th, which also happened to be our first job fair to take place entirely online! Hosted on the Found in Translation website, this free event was open to interpreters in Boston…and around the…

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2022 Application Now Open!

By Found in Translation | December 3, 2021

Dear Friends, Found in Translation is excited to announce that the application for the 2022 Spring and Fall cycles of our Language Access Fellowship program, which provides medical interpreter training and job placement to low-income bilingual women, is now open! About our Language Access Fellowship Program Our program is completely free, and offers common-sense supports…

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November 2021 Newsletter

By Found in Translation | November 18, 2021

Thank you for joining us for 10 Years in Translation! On September 23rd, in the company of our community of graduates, donors, partners and supporters, we looked back on a decade of impact and forward to a future in the decade ahead. In addition to sharing stories of mission and impact, the hour-long virtual event…

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Updates on our 2022 Application and Program Eligibility

By Found in Translation | November 18, 2021

Since 2011, Found in Translation has provided low-income bilingual women with the opportunity to achieve economic security through careers as medical interpreters, thereby reducing racial, ethnic and linguistic disparities in healthcare in the Boston area. Over the years, our programming has continually evolved to meet the diverse needs of our alumnae and our greater community.…

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MA Essentials for Childhood honors Found in Translation

By Found in Translation | November 5, 2021

Join us at lunchtime on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 noon – 12:30 p.m. ET via Zoom to celebrate Found in Translation, which has been honored with the Essential Agents of Change Award from MA Essentials for Childhood for our work in building the protective factor of Parental Resilience.  Part presentation, part question & answer discussion,…

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Now Hiring: Grants Manager

By Found in Translation | October 12, 2021

How To Apply To apply, please send a resume, cover letter and grant proposal writing sample to Renée Metelus at● If possible, please share a full grant proposal that is at least 2 pages in length.● Funder and applicant information may be redacted from the sample.● Please note that there is no need to…

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Found in Translation

By Found in Translation | September 1, 2021

1. Currently, our staff is 100% women and a majority speak two or more languages, including Farsi, Haitian Creole, Nepali, Spanish and Chăvash.  2. While our office is now in the Fields Corner neighborhood of Dorchester, Found in Translation was based out of Central Square, Cambridge until 2017. 3. Remote and simultaneous interpreting are standard…

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