The Hispanic Center of Western Michigan has a team of expert Spanish interpreters and Spanish translators with specialties in a variety of areas. With over 40 years of experience, our team uses their cultural and industry experience to break communication barriers and guarantee confidential, accurate, and efficient results for our Grand Rapids and West Michigan clients.

Our language services are one of the very few services with a charge. The revenue generated  is then reinvested in the Hispanic Center.

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Our fields of practice include community, medical and legal court interpretations through:

  • Simultaneous
  • Consecutive
  • Telephone
  • Conference


Our fields of practice include community, medical and legal/court translation through:

  • Word Documents
  • PDF's
  • PowerPoints
  • Websites
  • Brochures
  • and more
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Interested in becoming an interpreter?

Are you Multilingual? Looking for a Career that will allow you to: Mold yourself into a true Professional, improve your incomce, and give back to your community?


  • Fluent in both targeted languages
  • GED or High School Diploma

More information

Class Schedule 2020:

June 5 - July 31 (skipping July 3)

  • Fridays 8:00am – 1:00pm
  • Registration deadline: May 29

September 4 – October 23 (virtual classes)

  • Fridays 12:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Registration deadline: August 28th

Language Acquisition

We are interested in providing Spanish classes to the community, but need your input.

Please help us by completing the survey below. Once we have collected enough information, we will plan accordingly & keep you posted.


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