Meet three heroes at Aug. 12 event

Joel Harris, Nico Marcolongo and Richard St.Denis

Here's your chance to meet some real American heroes. On Sunday, Aug. 12 at 10 a.m., North Coast Fellowship church (across from Fidel's Restaurant in Solana Beach), is hosting three inspiring community leaders.

Bring the youngsters and meet: CNN Hero Richard St. Denis who founded the World Access Project; Nico Marcolongo, creator of Operation Rebound for The Challenged Athletes Foundation; and a San Diego "Volunteer of the Year," Joel Harris, president of Healing Americas Heroes.

These men will share stories for having helped thousands of physically and psychologically disabled children, veterans, and adults regain their lives. By providing prosthetics for competitive sports, wheelchairs and art therapy programs, once disabled individuals now live healthy lives.

North Coast Fellowship Church is located at 940 Genevieve St., Solana Beach: 858-481-9911.