working to reduce gun violence through education and community engagement
Join us!  2015 Annual Benefit--Nov. 2, NYC

Join us! 2015 Annual Benefit–Nov. 2, NYC

Join us for the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit on Monday, November 2 in New York City.  Read More
ReACTION Youth Program Expands in 2015

ReACTION Youth Program Expands in 2015

The NYAGV Education Fund’s reACTION Youth Program served over 450 public school kids this past school year. 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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Benefit Honoree Profile: Eric Adams

Benefit Honoree Profile: Eric Adams

On November 2, the NYAGV Education Fund’s Annual Benefit will present Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams with the Steven McDonald Law Enforcement Award. Adams will be recognized for his strong commitment throughout his career to reducing gun violence. Adams began his career in public service as a police officer with the NYPD in 1984, where he reached the rank of... Read More
Save the date! Annual Benefit Monday, November 2

Save the date! Annual Benefit Monday, November 2

Mark your calendars now for the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit scheduled for Monday, November 2 in New York City. This year’s honorees include: • Lewis Black, comedian, social critic and outspoken advocate for strong gun laws. Mr. Black will receive the Allard K. Lowenstein Award for Public Service. • Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President, former state Read More
Albany Field Trip Gives ReACTION Kids an Inside Look at State Government

Albany Field Trip Gives ReACTION Kids an Inside Look at State Government

NYAGV’s ReACTION Youth Program students got the unique experience of experiencing state government first hand on their May 4 Albany Day Field trip. These teens–from high schools in Crown Heights, the Bronx and Harlem–had an action-packed day in which they had the opportunity to: Meet with their Read More
Help us take the kids to Albany May 4!

Help us take the kids to Albany May 4!

On Monday, May 4, we’ll be three busloads of students from our reACTION Youth Program on a field trip to New York’s capital to learn and observe government in action. The students–from high schools in Crown Heights, Harlem and the Bronx–will have the opportunity to share their stories and thoughts about gun violence and how it affects their daily lives.... Read More
Shop on Amazon and support the NYAGV Ed Fund!

Shop on Amazon and support the NYAGV Ed Fund!

Now when you shop with Amazon, Amazon will donate to the NYAGV Education Fund. Just shop on AmazonSmile (www.smile.amazon.com) and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to the New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Education Fund, Inc. Read More
Help keep guns away from kids.

Help keep guns away from kids.

One third of US households with children under the age of 18 contain firearms–and many of those are stored unlocked and loaded. Read More
Thank you!

Thank you!

Thank you to all who supported our 2014 Annual Benefit & Silent Auction on October 20! Your invaluable support will go a long way in helping us keep guns away from youth, since it allows us to expand and enrich our youth and community education programs.  Read More
Annual Benefit's Silent Auction: Another way to help NY youth.

Annual Benefit’s Silent Auction: Another way to help NY youth.

At the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit on October 20, the Silent Auction gives you the opportunity to get something valuable or try something new–while helping to support a good cause: NYAGV youth and community education programs. Here are 10 reasons you won’t want to miss NYAGV’s Silent Auction:  A VIP set visit to the... Read More