legislative advocacy to reduce
gun violence since 1993
Thanks for voting for candidates who'll stand up to the gun lobby!

Thanks for voting for candidates who’ll stand up to the gun lobby!

Because of your votes, in January we’ll have more New York representatives–on both the federal and state levels–who’ll work to enact laws and policies to prevent gun violence. Read More
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"Where are our leaders?"

“Where are our leaders?”

In the aftermath of yet another hate-driven mass shooting, this time at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, we grieve for the victims, their families and friends, the Jewish community, and for our entire nation. Hate and easy access to guns are a lethal mix that cannot be tolerated. While the President has claimed... Read More
Vote November 6th!

Vote November 6th!

Will your candidates act to keep you safe from gun violence? Vote in the midterms November 6th and support candidates who’ll stand up to the gun lobby! #VoteThemOut if they won’t! Read More
NYAGV Announces State Office Endorsements for November Elections

NYAGV Announces State Office Endorsements for November Elections

October 18, 2018 – New Yorkers Against Gun Violence announced its state office candidate endorsements for elections being held on November 6, 2018. Each candidate has made a strong commitment to policies that reduce gun violence and help protect New York communities. NYAGV considered each candidate’s response to NYAGV’s candidate questionnaire, support for gun violence... Read More
NYAGV Announces Endorsements for Congressional Midterm Elections

NYAGV Announces Endorsements for Congressional Midterm Elections

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence today announced its candidate endorsements for the Congressional midterm elections on November 6, 2018. Each candidate has made a strong commitment to policies that reduce gun violence and help protect New York communities. NYAGV considered each candidate’s response to NYAGV’s candidate questionnaire, support for gun violence prevention legislation, and voting... Read More
Thanks for your support!

Thanks for your support!

Thank you for supporting our Annual Benefit & Silent Auction held October 9 in New York City. Your generous support will benefit NYAGV Education Fund youth and community programs Read More
10 Reasons Why You Won't Want to Miss Our Silent Auction

10 Reasons Why You Won’t Want to Miss Our Silent Auction

At the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit on Tuesday, October 9 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 and community education programs. Here are 10 reasons you won’t want to miss it: Tickets to see Michelle Obama at the Barclay’s Center!... Read More
Youth Leaders to Be Honored at Annual Benefit on October 9

Youth Leaders to Be Honored at Annual Benefit on October 9

In addition to Edward Skyler, Citi’s Executive Vice President for Global Public Affairs, and Eric Gonzalez, Brooklyn District Attorney, two youth advocates will be honored at the NYAGV Education Fund’s 2018 Annual Benefit & Silent Auction on Tuesday, October 9. The event, which benefits youth and community programs to reduce gun violence, will be held at 6:30... Read More
Stop Betsy DeVos's Plan to Arm Teachers

Stop Betsy DeVos’s Plan to Arm Teachers

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is considering an outrageous proposal that would allow states to use your federal tax dollars to arm schoolteachers. This dangerous proposal will not make our students safer—it will lead to more senseless deaths and injuries, and to the increased militarization of our schools. To protect our children and teachers, we... Read More