Russian Speakers Needed: Communicate with or Translate for Russian-speaking Clients


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


King CountySeattle, WA 98122


Мы ищем русскоязычных добровольцев!

JFS's Refugee and Immigrant Service Center (RISC) branches in Bellevue and Kent are seeking Russian- language speakers to help work with our Russian-speaking clients for cultural orientation, event scheduling, client surveys, etc.

Here are some possible volunteer opportunities for a speaker of Russian:

  • The Food Bank in Capitol Hill could also use help from a Russian speaker to communicate with clients and conduct occasional surveys
  • There is often need for volunteers to make home visits to Russian-speaking seniors.
  • Drivers for Russian-speaking seniors are often needed, if you have a car and are an insured driver. (Sorry, there is no mileage reimbursement for volunteer drivers.)
  • There may be additional needs for Russian-speaking volunteers in the Seattle area, either occasional or recurring opportunities.

Volunteers should be reasonably fluent in both Russian and English in order to act as interpreters for Russian-speaking clients with limited English.

Спасибо for any help you can provide.


  • Russian

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-6 hours per month

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