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NYAGV Presents Scholarships to ReAction Students

NYAGV Presents Scholarships to ReAction Students

The NYAGV Education Fund presented its first-ever scholarships to three students who excelled in its ReAction Youth Program.  Held in public high schools in Harlem, Crown Heights, the Bronx and other communities, the Program... Read More
ReAction Program helps teens avoid gun violence.

ReAction Program helps teens avoid gun violence.

The ReAction Youth Education Program helps students resist guns and gun violence through hands-on activities and a year-long curriculum 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... 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... 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
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... 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... 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... Read More