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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
Community Workshops: The Sadonte Foundation

Community Workshops: The Sadonte Foundation

To help reduce gun violence in New York, the NYAGV Education Fund conducts community workshops for neighborhood organizations such as The Sadonte Foundation–a group committed to fostering positive relationships through mentorship, youth based activities, and supportive... Read More
ReACTION Student's Poem About Gun Violence

ReACTION Student’s Poem About Gun Violence

Check out this touching poem written by Ravindra, one of the students in our ReACTION Youth Program at the School for Democracy and Leadership in Crown Heights. She read the poem to her class... Read More
ReACTION Kids Promote Anti-Bullying

ReACTION Kids Promote Anti-Bullying

ReACTION Youth Program students at the Community Health Academy of the Heights–a public middle school in Washington Heights–held a school-wide assembly to teach their peers how to identify bullying and help stop it. The students discussed clips... Read More
reACTION Youth Program Added to Brooklyn High School

reACTION Youth Program Added to Brooklyn High School

Thanks to the support of our members, The Funding Network, and other generous donors, the reACTION Youth Program to prevent gun violence has been brought to the High School for Democracy and... Read More
Teaching Kids to Avoid Guns: Watch the video!

Teaching Kids to Avoid Guns: Watch the video!

Our “reACTION” Youth Program teaches kids about the dangers of gun violence and how to avoid it. Take a look at this video about the program: Read More
In the News: The New Yorker Profiles NYAGV Education Director

In the News: The New Yorker Profiles NYAGV Education Director

The New Yorker recently profiled Shaina Harrison, Program Director of the reACTION youth program–the NYAGV Education Fund’s after-school class that teaches teens about gun violence and its prevention. The New Yorker article, “Red Hook Postcard: Community Guns,” appears... Read More