legislative advocacy to reduce
gun violence since 1993
Stop Concealed Carry Reciprocity

Stop Concealed Carry Reciprocity

Don’t let the NRA-backed Congress override New York’s strong, sensible gun laws.Read More
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National Vigils to #EndGunViolence - Join us 12/14 - 12/18

National Vigils to #EndGunViolence – Join us 12/14 – 12/18

It’s been four years since the Sandy Hook massacre and Congress has failed to act to protect American citizens from gun violence. Please join NYAGV and other gun violence prevention groups across the nation to give voice to the more than 120,000 Americans killed by gun violence since the Sandy Hook tragedy. Choose from four sites... Read More
Thanks for joining NYAGV for the Walk Over the Hudson!

Thanks for joining NYAGV for the Walk Over the Hudson!

Thanks to all who came out and joined NYAGV and other gun violence prevention groups for the Walk Over the Hudson for Gun Sense October 24 in Poughkeepsie.  We were thrilled to have over 500 people on hand to show their commitment for smart gun laws to help keep all New Yorkers safe– such as universal background... Read More
This holiday, give the gift of NYAGV.

This holiday, give the gift of NYAGV.

For just $35, you can give a truly meaningful gift: A membership in NYAGV.  Read More
Will you help build a safer New York?

Will you help build a safer New York?

With your help and support, this past year NYAGV was able to reach more New Yorkers all over the state to educate them about gun violence and what they can do to prevent it. But as the headlines show, so much more needs to be done. In just a few short weeks, we’ll have a... Read More
Illegal Guns Endanger Police as Shootings Spike

Illegal Guns Endanger Police as Shootings Spike

The danger of too many guns in our nation’s streets has a deadly impact on both civilians and law enforcement. Last week the nation reached the unacceptable tally of 56 law enforcement officers shot to death so far this year, most when serving a warrant or responding to a domestic violence dispute. New Yorkers Against... Read More
On #GivingTuesday, give against gun violence.

On #GivingTuesday, give against gun violence.

#GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back to the causes that are meaningful to you. We hope when you give on #GivingTuesday November 29, as well as during the year-end giving season, you’ll decide to give against gun violence. Read More
Jumaane Williams Receives NYAGV Founders' Award

Jumaane Williams Receives NYAGV Founders’ Award

Congratulations to Jumaane Williams, New York City Council Member from Brooklyn, for receiving the NYAGV Founders’ Award at the NYAGV Annual Benefit & Silent Auction on November 15. In accepting the award, Williams discussed the impact of illegal guns on New York’s communities. Williams serves the co-chair of the City Council’s Task Force to Combat... Read More
Thank you.

Thank you.

Thanks to our supporters for making the NYAGV Annual Benefit & Silent Auction a success! Read More