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Duet student startup refugee giving
The team that built Duet identified refugee families who were willing to share their stories, worked with a small network of family-owned stores willing to sign up, and coded and developed the app. (Photo/Courtesy of Spence Blood)

In a season of giving, this student startup is transforming how we think about philanthropy

Duet — a student-built microphilanthropy startup — looks to connect donors with refugees and their family-owned stores in a more personalized and dignified way.

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Matthew Quan
After nearly 10 years of active duty in the United States Air Force and at the Pentagon, Matthew Quan returned home to Southern California to pursue an advanced degree at the USC Price School of Public Policy. (Photo/Courtesy of Matthew Quan)

After 10 years in the Air Force, USC grad student wants to serve his fellow Californians

Once Matthew Quan finishes his master’s degree at the USC Price School, he wants to help solve the problems facing his home state.