Case Study: NAOBI-DC Night Of Champions

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is a proud supporter of NAOBI-DC and is humbled to be among the honorees at the NAOBI-DC Night of Champions. Access excitedly stands with NAOBI-DC in its commitment to the work needed to create a climate that supports the advancement of the communication rights of the Deaf Community.
Access Interpreting is a communication access service provider solely invested in enriching the quality of life of the Deaf and Hard of
Hearing community. Located in the heart of Washington DC, we strive to further linguistic and social equality for the signing community through industry best practices, professional development and community involvement.
... was formed with the purpose of advocating social, health, and civil rights issues for black individuals within
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From that initial meeting in 1971 until today,
PCRID has thrived. The goals of PCRID are to initiate, sponsor, promote and execute policies and activities that further the profession of the sign language interpreters.
In furtherance of these goals, the PCRID offers workshops on diverse topics for a wide range of practitioners, including interpreters who are
Deaf and interpreters who are hearing. In addition, PCRID offers some research and scholarship monies for sign language interpreters to increase their knowledge and to gain mastery of new skills. PCRID is committed to advancing the quality, professionalism and integrity of sign language interpreting in Maryland and the District of Columbia through education, information and advocacy.
The 2016 board, under the direction of Jennifer Vold, President, is operating under the Theme "PCRID Connects". We will be focusing on fostering community and member "connections" through a variety of engagement opportunities. We will also reach our goals through
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