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David Chase was at Northwestern University Library when the idea hit him. He does not remember what he was studying at the library. That is irrelevant. His idea had nothing to do with schoolwork. Chase, then a sophomore, was studying late with friend Kevin Short. The two diverted their conversation away from academics to that of their pre-college experiences. One of the topics mentioned was service. “We were thinking about our experiences back in high school donating our time and how that really rallied us into service,” he said. “We wanted to get people back into service in college and