Volunteers plan to plant flowers and clean up the grounds of M. Agnes Jones Elementary in west Atlanta on Saturday.
Speakers at the event include U.S. Rep. John Lewis, who will discuss corporate responsibility, and Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Kevin Cone, who will speak to students about the importance of a healthy mind and healthy body.
The event is organized by Comcast, which will donate materials to build a running trail for students.
Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens, an ardent opponent of the Affordable Care Act, recently likened people with pre-existing medical conditions to wrecked cars and appeared to suggest that the sick are at fault for their illnesses just as drivers are at fault for their accidents.
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