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Save the date! 2018 Westchester Regional Benefit - April 26

Save the date! 2018 Westchester Regional Benefit – April 26

Join us in Westchester as we honor area leaders in gun violence prevention at the NYAGV Education Fund’s 2018 Westchester Regional Benefit on Thursday, April 26. The event, which benefits youth and community education programs to... Read More
5 Things You Can Do Now to Reduce Gun Violence.

5 Things You Can Do Now to Reduce Gun Violence.

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Join us Sunday at GOP HQ in White Plains to Protest Mass Shootings

Join us Sunday at GOP HQ in White Plains to Protest Mass Shootings

Please join us and other advocates at the GOP’s headquarters in White Plains to protest against mass shootings and Congress’s inaction to protect its citizen from gun violence. Sunday, February 18 @ 2:00... Read More
We CAN prevent mass shootings.

We CAN prevent mass shootings.

Yesterday in Parkland, Florida, at least 17 high school students were massacred by a gunman with an AR-15 assault weapon and multiple rounds of ammunition. Once again, easy access to guns caused senseless death, trauma, and grief. The “thoughts and prayers” of... Read More
NYAGV Statement on the Parkland, Florida, School Shooting

NYAGV Statement on the Parkland, Florida, School Shooting

Although facts are still developing, reports have confirmed that a gunman armed with an AR-15 assault weapon shot and killed at least 17 students yesterday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. “Once again, we... Read More
Today, break the NRA's heart. Stop Concealed Carry Reciprocity.

Today, break the NRA’s heart. Stop Concealed Carry Reciprocity.

The federal Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act is the NRA’s top priority this year. CCR is a dangerous bill would override state gun laws and force states like New York to accept weaker concealed carry laws of other... Read More
NYAGV Joins State Lawmakers to Announce Coalition for Extreme Risk Protection Order Law

NYAGV Joins State Lawmakers to Announce Coalition for Extreme Risk Protection Order Law

On January 17 in Albany, NYAGV and other advocacy groups joined with New York State Senators Brian Kavanagh and Brad Hoylman and Assembly member Jo Anne Simon to announce a new coalition to advocate for... Read More
Join NYAGV at the 2018 Women's March!

Join NYAGV at the 2018 Women’s March!

Save the date to join NYAGV at the Women’s March on Saturday, January 20 in New York City and Sunday, January 21 in Buffalo. Gun violence is a women’s issue, since thousands of American women fall victim to... Read More