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Lin-Manuel Miranda Wants You To Support NYAGV Ed Fund!

Lin-Manuel Miranda Wants You To Support NYAGV Ed Fund!

Playwright and star of Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda, addressed supporters of NYAGV Education Fund, thanking them for their backing and calling for additional donations. Read More
NYAGV Ed Fund Holds Virtual Annual Benefit

NYAGV Ed Fund Holds Virtual Annual Benefit

Joined by volunteers, sponsors, and concerned Americans, the New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Education Fund recently held its 2020 Virtual Annual Benefit. Read More
Stand Up to the Threat of Ghost Guns

Stand Up to the Threat of Ghost Guns

NYAGV needs your help. Loopholes in New York State law have allowed a growing number of untraceable “ghost guns” and unfinished firearm frames to be built and sold in New York. Read More
Resources to Prevent Gun Violence at Home

Resources to Prevent Gun Violence at Home

With life on pause across New York, economic anxiety rising, and families spending time in confined spaces, gun safety issues within the home are of vital concern – particularly domestic violence, suicides, and unintentional shootings. It is important to... Read More
NYAGV Calls for Additional Program Funding - You Can Help

NYAGV Calls for Additional Program Funding – You Can Help

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Ed Fund is calling on city leaders to reallocate funds from the NYPD’s outsized budget and invest in evidence-based youth and community programs, like its ReACTION youth empowerment program, which disrupt... Read More
Save the Date: NYAGV Ed Fund’s 2020 PowerIn Virtual Benefit, October 5

Save the Date: NYAGV Ed Fund’s 2020 PowerIn Virtual Benefit, October 5

To reserve your tickets or become a sponsor, click here! Read More
Youth Over Guns Receives "Safer Tomorrow" Grant from Levi Strauss

Youth Over Guns Receives “Safer Tomorrow” Grant from Levi Strauss

Youth Over Guns, NYAGV’s youth advocacy group, has been awarded a 2020 Safer Tomorrow Fund grant by Levi Strauss and Co. Read More
Gun Violence Webinar Set For June 11

Gun Violence Webinar Set For June 11

June is Gun Violence Awareness Month, a time to learn and teach others about the epidemic of gun violence and its potential solutions. Join New Yorkers Against Gun Violence at noon on Thursday, June 11th for a live webinar... Read More