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Posts tagged "child access prevention"
NYAGV Welcomes Friends Seminary PA to the CAP Coalition

NYAGV Welcomes Friends Seminary PA to the CAP Coalition

NYAGV continues to build support for Nicholas’s Law with the addition of the Friends Seminary School Parents Association to the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. The Coalition–which now has... Read More
Join NYAGV in Buffalo this Sunday.

Join NYAGV in Buffalo this Sunday.

Stop by the NYAGV table at the Buffalo Peace and Nonviolence Festival–this Sunday, September 21–and show your support for child access prevention and safe gun storage by signing the petition for Nicholas’s Law (A8293/S7822).
Video interview: Oxsana Naumkin Discusses Nicholas's Shooting

Video interview: Oxsana Naumkin Discusses Nicholas’s Shooting

Oxsana Naumkin–whose son, Nicholas, was unintentionally shot and killed by a playmate when he was 12 years old–discussed Nicholas’s shooting and the need to safe gun storage laws on a recent segment on... Read More
CAP Coalition Welcomes Child Care Council of Westchester

CAP Coalition Welcomes Child Care Council of Westchester

The Child Care Council of Westchester–which champions healthy development of children, families and communities by promoting quality early care and education–is the latest organization to join the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access... Read More
CAP Coalition Grows Again

CAP Coalition Grows Again

Physicians for Social Responsibility-New York City and Connect are the two latest organizations to join the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. NYAGV is organizing the coalition to build support for the enactment of A8293/S7822, Nicholas’s... Read More
Nicholas's Law Introduced in NYS Senate

Nicholas’s Law Introduced in NYS Senate

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence is pleased to report that S7822–the Senate version of  Nicholas’s Law–was introduced in the New York State  Senate on June 12. Nicholas’s Law–NYAGV’s legislative priority–would require safe storage of guns... Read More
League of Women Voters of NYS Joins CAP Coalition

League of Women Voters of NYS Joins CAP Coalition

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) is proud to welcome the League of Women Voters for New York State to the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns. NYAGV... Read More
Nita Lowey joins panel at "Kids & Gun Safety" event--May 14 in Armonk

Nita Lowey joins panel at “Kids & Gun Safety” event–May 14 in Armonk

Congresswoman Nita Lowey will join the panel at “Kids & Gun Safety: Accidental Shooting, Suicide and Violence Prevention” on May 14 in Armonk. At this important, free community event,... Read More