Beyond the Classroom program, the Clothing Collaborative


Beyond the Classroom

Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island provides a wide range of services to the community including Immigration and Citizenship services, Refugee Resettlement, the Clothing Collaborative, and Interpreting and Translating services.

For over 92 year we have been delivering essential services to Rhode Island’s newcomers to help them on the path to self-reliance. And for over twenty years, Rhode Island area businesses and organizations have depended on us for their interpreting and translating services. 

Our experienced and professional Interpreting and Translating staff and network of over 200 interpreters and translators are ready to serve you. We are fluent in over 60 languages. Our outstanding customer service and professional team sets us apart in the industry. We offer on-site interpretation, document translation, website translation, and 24/7 over-the-phonei nterpretation

Interpreting and Translating Services is managed by Director Mike Chea. Mr. Chea has over 12 years of experience in the field of interpreting and translating. He is a member of the American Translators Association and the National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators. He is a certified medical and court interpreter, and fluent in Cambodian. For more information on our Interpreting and Translating Services visit. Pinpoint Translation Services>>