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Join us for the Concert Across America - Sunday, Sept. 24

Join us for the Concert Across America – Sunday, Sept. 24

Show your voice against gun violence at the Concert Across America to End Gun Violence — Sunday, September 24 at locations throughout New York! From coast to coast, a series of concerts and live events will draw attention to America’s gun violence epidemic.  Click here to find the venue near you! Join NYAGV and supporters at two... Read More
Join us for "Pints & Postcards" at Ample Hills Creamery Sept. 13

Join us for “Pints & Postcards” at Ample Hills Creamery Sept. 13

Ample Hills Creamery in Brooklyn is giving back to the community and hosting a “Pints & Postcards” gathering for NYAGV! Mark your calendar now for Wednesday, September 13 and join us at their Gowanus location. Ample Hills will donate a portion of pre-packed pints sales to NYAGV and provide the postcards and postage. Come by for this... Read More
Join us! Concealed Carry Reciprocity Forum - Sept. 7 in White Plains

Join us! Concealed Carry Reciprocity Forum – Sept. 7 in White Plains

Join NYAGV and other activists and policy experts for the “Concealed Carry Reciprocity Forum,” a free community event on Thursday, September 7 in White Plains. The forum will discuss the very dangerous legislation proposed in Congress, called Federal Concealed Carry Reciprocity (CCR). CCR would override state laws and require states to honor concealed carry permits of... Read More
Join Us for These Upcoming Events!

Join Us for These Upcoming Events!

Join NYAGV for an upcoming GVP event near you! Brooklyn Reducing Gun Violence Summit: A Community Response Thursday, August 24 @ 6:00 pm • Kings County Hospital, T Building Auditorium, 2nd Fl, 451 Clarkson Ave, Brooklyn Reducing Gun Violence Summit: A Community Response is an open community dialogue hosted by the 67th Precinct Clergy Council and other community and anti-violence organizations.... Read More
Save the date! 2017 Annual Benefit - Monday, October 23

Save the date! 2017 Annual Benefit – Monday, October 23

  Mark your calendars now for the NYAGV Education Fund 2017 Annual Benefit scheduled for Monday, October 23 at Espace in New York City. Details are still being worked out, so watch for more details coming soon! Please reserve your sponsorship today with a tax-deductible donation and support NYAGV youth and community programs to reduce gun violence.         Read More
NYAGV Condemns Federal Bill to Preempt State and Local Gun Laws

NYAGV Condemns Federal Bill to Preempt State and Local Gun Laws

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence condemns H.R. 3576, a federal bill introduced by Congressman Chris Collins (R-NY 27, shown in photo) that would preempt state and local gun safety laws regulating rifles and shotguns, including background check requirements. The bill would pose a danger to New Yorkers by overriding the common sense gun laws enacted by the state and... Read More
Congratulations to NYAGV's Youth Program Scholarship Winners!

Congratulations to NYAGV’s Youth Program Scholarship Winners!

Congratulations to this year’s recipients of the ReAction Youth Education Scholarships! ReAction is the NYAGV Education Fund’s gun violence prevention program taught at New York City public high schools. The students, all seniors attending college in fall 2017, were awarded $750 scholarships for their outstanding leadership and participation as well as the lessons they took away from the program.... Read More
Help Us Educate the Public and Advocate for the Extreme Risk Protection Order Bill

Help Us Educate the Public and Advocate for the Extreme Risk Protection Order Bill

In June, the New York State Assembly passed the New York Extreme Risk Protection Order bill (ERPO) (A.6994), life-saving legislation that will help prevent suicide, mass shootings, and other gun-related tragedies in New York State. But our work is not done. We’ll be pushing the New York State Senate to pass an ERPO bill (S.5447) next session. We... Read More