On Tuesday, May 2, the NYAGV ReAction Youth Program students will be headed to Albany on a field trip to see state government in action! They’ll get a chance to meet with legislators and share their experiences about gun violence.

Albany Day will be a life-changing experience for these students. Won’t you please help support this trip and others like it with a donation to the NYAGV Education Fund?

These high school students–from communities such as Crown Heights, the Bronx;  and Jamaica–will also be able to apply the public speaking and organizational skills they’ve learned in the Program.

Here’s the schedule:
  • Morning: After an early morning departure to Albany, the students will meet with legislators from their districts–among them Carmen Arroyo, Nick Perry, Jo Anne Simon, Yuh-Line Niou, Mark Gjonaj and others.
  • Afternoon: Students will hold their own press conference in the Capitol Well, with outstanding students speaking on behalf of the group.

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Please help us make the most out of this Albany Day field trip! Your generous contribution will help cover this field trip and other enrichment programs for youth education.