From left, Wyatt Perry and Rico Madrigal get busy during a recent cleanup of a fire department in Carmel Valley. More than 600 Rock Church volunteers painted, weeded, picked up trash and helped landscape 14 stations. Fire stations were identified by matching Rock Church attendees with their local fire stations. Last year, the Rock Church donated 615,956 hours of community service. Courtesy photo
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