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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
"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
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
NYAGV Ed Fund Announces Benefit Honorees

NYAGV Ed Fund Announces Benefit Honorees

The NYAGV Education Fund is pleased to announce that it will be honoring several inspiring gun violence prevention leaders at its 2018 Annual Benefit on Tuesday, October 9 in New York City: Edward Skyler, Citi’s Executive Vice President for Global Public Affairs, for Citi’s leadership as the first major bank to institute sensible restrictions on the sale... Read More
Save the date! 2018 Annual Benefit - Tuesday, October 9 in NYC

Save the date! 2018 Annual Benefit – Tuesday, October 9 in NYC

Reserve your sponsorship today for the NYAGV Education Fund 2018 Annual Benefit and help support the next generation of gun-violence-prevention leaders!   Read More