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Do You Speak Another Language? Become an Interpreter!

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Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida

  • 39 people are interested

Our agency resettles refugees from all over the world. We need volunteers who speak our most common languages to help us orient the refugee families and help them acclimate to life in Jacksonville. We are looking for volunteers who speak Swahili, Kinyarwanda, Russian, Arabic, and Dari. Our need varies depending on our client demographics at the time. Volunteer interpreters are called on an as-needed basis.

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About Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida

Location:

4615 Philips Highway, Jacksonville, FL 32207, US

Mission Statement

"Motivated and guided by the compassion of Christ, we serve and care for people in need."

Description

Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida (LSS) has been helping refugees resettle in the Jacksonville area since 1980. Refugees are people who have had to flee their home countries due to violence and persecution. They are granted legal refugee status by the United Nations and the U.S. State Department. LSS helps refugees find housing, employment, and connects them with other vital services they need to rebuild their lives in the U.S.

Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees
International

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4615 Philips HwyJacksonville, FL 32207

(30.27484,-81.62313)
 

SKILLS

  • Arabic
  • Bilingual
  • Interpreter
  • Russian
  • Swahili
  • Ukrainian

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekdays and evenings

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