working to reduce gun violence through education and community engagement
Thank you.

Thank you.

Thanks to our supporters for making the NYAGV Annual Benefit & Silent Auction a success!Read More
Transform young lives with a tax-deductible donation.

Transform young lives with a tax-deductible donation.

Support NYAGV youth education programs to reduce gun violence. Read More
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This #GivingTuesday, give against gun violence.

This #GivingTuesday, give against gun violence.

Tuesday, November 29, is #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back to the causes that are meaningful to you. We hope when you give on #GivingTuesday, as well as during the year-end giving season, you’ll decide to give against gun violence. Read More
How will your sponsorship make a difference?

How will your sponsorship make a difference?

Want to make a difference? Consider becoming a sponsor of the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit, November 15 in New York City!  Your tax-deductible donation goes a long way in covering costs to fund youth scholarships, add youth programs to additional schools, and increase our offerings of community workshops–all in efforts to reduce gun violence. Read More
Reserve your tickets now for the NYAGV Annual Benefit - Nov. 15, NYC

Reserve your tickets now for the NYAGV Annual Benefit – Nov. 15, NYC

Come out to support NYAGV’s youth and community education programs! Read More
NYAGV Awards Youth Program Scholars

NYAGV Awards Youth Program Scholars

The NYAGV Education Fund recently awarded $500 scholarships to four students in its ReACTION Youth Education Program to reduce gun violence. The students, all seniors going on to college in the fall, were awarded for their outstanding leadership and participation as well as the lessons they took away from the program. Congratulations to each of these impressive... Read More
Albany Field Trip: An Unforgettable Experience!

Albany Field Trip: An Unforgettable Experience!

Albany Lobby Day 2016 was an unforgettable experience for the nearly 200 ReAction Youth Program students who attended the field trip on May 3. Many of the ReAction students have experienced gun violence first hand, and they were able to share their stories with legislators and staff and at a press conference in the well... Read More
Save the date! NYAGV Annual Benefit - November 15 in NYC

Save the date! NYAGV Annual Benefit – November 15 in NYC

Come out to support NYAGV’s youth and community education programs!  Read More
ReACTION Students Meet the Mayor

ReACTION Students Meet the Mayor

Some of the students in the NYAGV reACTION Youth Program got to meet New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, Chirlane McCray, at a recent movie screening in Manhattan. The students–all from the Leadership and Public Service High School  in lower Manhattan–were on hand for the March 16 premiere of the film “Making a Killing: Guns... Read More
What we've accomplished together in 2015.

What we’ve accomplished together in 2015.

Thank you for supporting our work to make New York a safer place. In 2015, with your help, we were able to: Expand our school-based education program, reACTION, to reach over 900 public high school students. Increase community Read More