2018 QUINCY COMMUNITY BANQUET

The 2018 Quincy Community Banquet was a success! 600 community leaders and supporters joined us in Investing In Our Community - an evening to celebrate diversity, collaboration and community spirit. Thank you all!

Check out our Facebook page for pictures from the Banquet.

Read coverage on the Banquet from Sampan here.

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HONOREES

  JOHN "JACK" LYDON   VISIONARY AWARD  John “Jack” Lydon has been a lifelong resident of Quincy. He is well respected as a community leader and businessman and is the Funeral Director of the Lydon Chapel. Jack was President of the Quincy City Council for 18 years. He has served on several boards whose mission is to better the community. Jack is also recognized for his work in facilitating the vision of the immigration of the Asian population to Quincy.

JOHN "JACK" LYDON
VISIONARY AWARD
John “Jack” Lydon has been a lifelong resident of Quincy. He is well respected as a community leader and businessman and is the Funeral Director of the Lydon Chapel. Jack was President of the Quincy City Council for 18 years. He has served on several boards whose mission is to better the community. Jack is also recognized for his work in facilitating the vision of the immigration of the Asian population to Quincy.

  TIM WISMAR FOUNDERS' AWARD   Tim Wismar is president of the congregation at Wollaston Lutheran Church (WLC), now a majority Chinese congregation. WLC has sponsored three low-income housing projects: Fenno House, Town Brook House and Bauer House with a total of 375 units. The church also sponsors the Wollaston Child Care Center with approximately 100 students and the Asian American Service Association which operates the Wollaston Senior Center. Tim served on the QARI board from 2008 until his mandatory term expiration in 2017.  He continues to serve QARI as a close advisor to the board.

TIM WISMAR
FOUNDERS' AWARD

Tim Wismar is president of the congregation at Wollaston Lutheran Church (WLC), now a majority Chinese congregation. WLC has sponsored three low-income housing projects: Fenno House, Town Brook House and Bauer House with a total of 375 units. The church also sponsors the Wollaston Child Care Center with approximately 100 students and the Asian American Service Association which operates the Wollaston Senior Center. Tim served on the QARI board from 2008 until his mandatory term expiration in 2017.  He continues to serve QARI as a close advisor to the board.

   SOUTH SHORE YMCA   COMMUNITY PARTNER AWARD   The South Shore YMCA is one of QARI's strongest supporters, providing years of partnership and fostering community spirit.  Their contribution includes hosting two of QARI's satellite sites which has increased QARI’s ability to serve a broader audience, providing free space for our city-wide festivals, and collaborating on new initiatives to expand critical services. The South Shore YMCA has made invaluable contributions to the community by opening its doors to the clients that QARI serves.


SOUTH SHORE YMCA
COMMUNITY PARTNER AWARD

The South Shore YMCA is one of QARI's strongest supporters, providing years of partnership and fostering community spirit.  Their contribution includes hosting two of QARI's satellite sites which has increased QARI’s ability to serve a broader audience, providing free space for our city-wide festivals, and collaborating on new initiatives to expand critical services. The South Shore YMCA has made invaluable contributions to the community by opening its doors to the clients that QARI serves.

Raffle Prize Winners!

Congratulations to our raffle prize winners!

iPad Pro - 0276 - Nancy Lee
Two Domestic Airline Tickets - 1336 - Nancy Chow
Red Sox Tickets with premium seats - 0365 - Bill Matteson
Westin Waterfront getaway package - 2444 - Margaret Doherty
Foxwoods getaway package and bus tickets to NY from AA Bus - 0647 - Steve To
One Year Family Membership at the South Shore YMCA - 1307- Fung Lui
Dine with Friends at FUJI! Basket 1 - 0569 - Zhia Zhong Chen
Dine with Friends at FUJI! Gift Bag 2 - 1048 - James Solari
Family Fun Stay-vacation with tickets to the Museum of Science, Zoo new England and Museum of Fine Arts - 0592 - Yuetmemp So
A Day on the Water! - New England Aquarium, Swan Boats, Paddle Boston - 2296 - Paul Shaw
Shopping Spree at Kam Man Food - 1071 - Crystal LeBrotton
Relax and Rejuvenate! Massage gift certificates donated by Maria Droste Counseling Services - 2861 - Bob Samoluk

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