— by Mary Whitfill: Quincy Asian Resources Inc. looks nothing like it did 10, or even five, years ago. The mission — to bridge language and cultural barriers for members of the city’s booming Asian population — remains the same, but the nonprofit has gone from financial struggles and reliance on donors to a thriving agency in its own right, boosting the local economy and generating income through business partnerships.

The catalyst for change? Philip Chong…

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