SandyHookpromise-croppedGovernor Andrew Cuomo, the Families of Sandy Hook Promise, and the NYAGV founders will be the honorees at this year’s NYAGV Education Fund Benefit and Silent Auction on October 21.

The event, which supports NYAGV Education Fund youth and community programs to reduce gun violence, will be held at New York University in New York City.

  • Governor Andrew Cuomo will receive the Allard K. Lowenstein Award for Public Service for his leadership in passing the NY SAFE Act, the landmark gun safety law;
  • The Families of Sandy Hook Promise will receive the Detective Steven McDonald Law Enforcement Award for their efforts to educate the public about gun violence; and
  • On this year’s 20th anniversary of NYAGV, NYAGV founders Barbara Hohlt, Ellen Freudenheim and Katina Johnstone will be honored for their ongoing efforts to reduce gun violence in New York.cuomo headshot

Don’t miss this popular annual event!

Reserve your tickets now or become an event sponsor.  Your support will help the NYAGV Education Fund enrich and expand its youth and community education programs to reduce gun violence.

Event details:

NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit and Silent Auction  

Monday, October 21, 2013  –  6:30 pm – 9 pm  –  Rosenthal Pavilion, Kimmel Center at NYU, 60 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012