working to reduce gun violence through education and community engagement
ReACTION Youth Program Expands in 2015

ReACTION Youth Program Expands in 2015

The NYAGV Education Fund’s reACTION Youth Program will be serving over 450 public school kids in 2015. 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
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
Latest From NYAGV Education Fund
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
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
Honoree profile: Cyrus R. Vance, Jr.

Honoree profile: Cyrus R. Vance, Jr.

At the NYAGV Education Fund  2014 Annual Benefit & Silent Auction on October 20, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., will be the recipient of the Detective Steven McDonald Law Enforcement Award for successfully developing and implementing strategies and tactics to reduce New York City gun violence. Since becoming the District Attorney of New York County in 2010,... Read More
Honoree profile: Joan Wallstein

Honoree profile: Joan Wallstein

At this year’s Annual Benefit & Silent Auction on October 20, Joan Wallstein will receive special recognition for her 18 years of leadership, service and dedication to New Yorkers Against Gun Violence and its Education Fund. Wallstein is most proud of the part she played in the success and growth of the reACTION Youth Education Program, which teaches... Read More
Honoree Profile: Amy Domini

Honoree Profile: Amy Domini

Amy Domini, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Domini Social Investments, will be the recipient of the NYAGV Founder’s Award at the 2014 Annual Benefit & Silent Auction on October 20 in New York City. Widely recognized as the leading voice for socially responsible investing, Ms. Domini is being honored for her advocacy against investments in firearm manufacturers. Ms. Domini—who was named by... Read More