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Executive Board 2017-2018

President Erin Ruiz

Vice President-Pam Warkentin

Secretary Stefani Santos

Treasurer Lori Botelho

Professional Conduct

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The Code of Conduct applies to all members of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. Please click here to read the code as stated on the RID website,

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Time to Renew Your Membership

Upcoming workshops

Annual Dessert Auction!

Come and join the fun! Be prepared to bid on some delicious desserts. Just in time for the holidays! Asocial event featuring an inspirational message by Harvey Bradley. Friday, December 1, 2017 Doors open at 6:00 pm, Event begins at 6:30 pm at DHHSC in Fresno, CA 5340 N. Fresno St. 93710


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Honoring Tradition ~ Embracing Change ~ Celebrating Growth

Welcome to the CCRID web site. CCRID is a non-profit organization that provides an organizational structure for interpreters in the Central California area to promote information sharing and professional development opportunities. Our workshops page provides information on all upcoming CCRID events.

CCRID is a Region V Affiliate Chapter of the National Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (RID). RID is the only national association dedicated to the professional development of interpreters and transliterators. Founded in 1964, the goal of RID is to promote the profession of interpreting and transliterating between American Sign Language and English.

This web site provides information about the CCRID organization, upcoming CCRID sponsored events and workshops, and about becoming a member. We are happy to receive any feedback or suggestions you may have about this site. If there is additional information you would like to see provided, please contact us.

Thanks for visiting!

CCRID Upcoming Workshops


Friday: September 29, 2017 "Part 2: Everything You Need to know About Interpreting; BUT were too Afraid to Ask!"

Saturday: November 4, 2017 "S.A.V.E. : Survival Actions in Violent Encounters"

Friday: December 1, 2017 "Dessert Auction"

Fundraiser/Guest Speaker

Friday: January 26, 2018 & January 27, 2018: Donna Flanders

Friday: March 23, 2018: (Mini workshop: TBD)

Saturday: May 5, 2018: MAD- Membership Appreciation Day!

(Free workshop to members)

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