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    69-year-old Peace Corps volunteer Keith Keyser contemplates a chicken house he helped construct in the Ethiopian town of Finote Selam. Local women with HIV will raise the chickens to generate income. (Photo: Megan Verlee)

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    Keyser has branched out far beyond his assigned projects during his time in Finote Selam, including helping many of the town's mentally ill residents get on medication. The effort started after Keyser met Fana, a disturbed woman who was living on the str

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    During his two years as a volunteer, Keyser has become a sort of jack-of-all-trades in town. On an afternoon walk, HIV-positive women ask him to photograph their maize harvest for the NGO that's supporting them. (Photo: Megan Verlee)