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Newtown Alliance Joins NYAGV in Calling for Dicker Apology

Newtown Alliance Joins NYAGV in Calling for Dicker Apology

The Newtown Action Alliance has joined NYAGV in calling on Fred Dicker, radio show host and New York Post columnist, to apologize for referring the the Sandy Hook shootings as a “little convenient massacre.” Dicker made the Read More
Talk Show Host Calls Sandy Hook a "Convenient Massacre"

Talk Show Host Calls Sandy Hook a “Convenient Massacre”

Fred Dicker, host of “Live from the State Capitol” on Talk 1300 AM, should apologize for his comments today calling the tragic Sandy Hook shootings a “little convenient massacre.” Read More
NYAGV Marks Newtown Anniversary at City Hall

NYAGV Marks Newtown Anniversary at City Hall

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) joined the State Legislators Against Illegal Guns (SLAIG), elected officials, and gun safety advocates at a press conference on December 12 at New York City Hall to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the horrific shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. The attendees honored the victims of the... Read More
This Thursday: "One Year Since Newtown" Press Conference, Dec. 12

This Thursday: “One Year Since Newtown” Press Conference, Dec. 12

Join NYAGV and other gun-safety advocates at the steps of New York City Hall, Thursday, December 12 at noon to mark the one year anniversary of the tragic Newtown shootings. Read More
Annual Benefit Draws 400

Annual Benefit Draws 400

The NYAGV Education Fund’s Annual Benefit & Silent Auction drew approximately 400 people to the Rosenthal Pavilion at the NYU Kimmel Center in New York City Monday night. The event was held to support youth and community education programs to reduce gun violence. Honorees included: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, recipient of the Allard K. Lowenstein Award for... Read More

October 10, 2013–NYAGV Education Fund to Honor Gov. Cuomo, Families of Sandy Hook Promise

October 10, 2013–New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Education Fund to Honor Governor Cuomo, Families of Sandy Hook Promise Read More
Governor Cuomo, Families of Sandy Hook Promise, and NYAGV founders to Be Honored at Annual Benefit

Governor Cuomo, Families of Sandy Hook Promise, and NYAGV founders to Be Honored at Annual Benefit

Governor Andrew M. 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 in New York City. The event supports NYAGV Education Fund youth and community programs to reduce gun violence. Governor Andrew Cuomo will receive the Allard K. Lowenstein Award Read More
Benefit to Honor Gov. Cuomo, Sandy Hook Families and NYAGV Founders

Benefit to Honor Gov. Cuomo, Sandy Hook Families and NYAGV Founders

Governor 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... Read More