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Posts tagged "New Yorkers Against Gun Violence"
We CAN Do Something to Prevent Mass Shootings

We CAN Do Something to Prevent Mass Shootings

The “thoughts and prayers” of politicians will do nothing to prevent the next mass shooting. Or the next. Or the next. The truth is, much can be done to keep guns out of the... Read More
Individuals at Risk Should Not Have Access to Guns: Support NY's ERPO Bill

Individuals at Risk Should Not Have Access to Guns: Support NY’s ERPO Bill

We’ve seen way too often how when an individual in crisis has access to guns the result is often deadly–whether it’s a suicide of a loved one or a... Read More
Even (some) Republican lawmakers agree: Ban bump stocks now!

Even (some) Republican lawmakers agree: Ban bump stocks now!

“Bump stocks” are attachments that enable semi-automatic weapons to fire much faster–and they need to be banned.  Twelve of the rifles of the gunman in the Las Vegas mass shooting were modified with... Read More
Sign the Petition to Support NY's Extreme Risk Protection Order Bill

Sign the Petition to Support NY’s Extreme Risk Protection Order Bill

Please help keep guns away from individuals in crisis by supporting New York’s Extreme Risk Protection Order bill (A.6994/ S.5447) (“ERPO”). September is Suicide Awareness Month–and we can reduce suicides in... Read More
Special event! 2nd Amendment Primer for GVP Advocates

Special event! 2nd Amendment Primer for GVP Advocates

Make sure you’re on top of Second Amendment issues by attending The Second Amendment and Gun Laws: A Primer for Advocates on Tuesday, October 3 in Manhattan. At this free session–designed for... Read More
10 Auction Items You Won't Want to Miss

10 Auction Items You Won’t Want to Miss

At the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit on Monday, October 23 in New York City, our silent auction will give you the opportunity to experience something new–all while helping to support a great cause: NYAGV youth... Read More
Join us for the Concert Across America - Sunday, Sept. 24

Join us for the Concert Across America – Sunday, Sept. 24

Show your voice against gun violence at the Concert Across America to End Gun Violence — Sunday, September 24 at locations throughout New York! From coast to coast, a series of... Read More
Join us for "Pints & Postcards" at Ample Hills Creamery Sept. 13

Join us for “Pints & Postcards” at Ample Hills Creamery Sept. 13

Ample Hills Creamery in Brooklyn is giving back to the community and hosting a “Pints & Postcards” gathering for NYAGV! Mark your calendar now for Wednesday, September 13 and... Read More