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Thanks for your support!

Thank you for supporting our Annual Benefit & Silent Auction held October 9 in New York City! Read More
Youth Advocates to Be Honored at Annual Benefit on October 9

Youth Advocates to Be Honored at Annual Benefit on October 9

Two youth advocates will be among the honorees at our 2018 Annual Benefit & Silent Auction on Tuesday, October 9 in New York City. Gregory Williams and Paola Paez are alumni of the NYAGV Education Fund’s ReAction Youth Program and graduates of City-As High School in Manhattan. Paez is a Bronx native and completed high school in three years. Williams lives in... Read More
And the honorees are. . .

And the honorees are. . .

The NYAGV Education Fund is pleased to announce that it will be honoring several inspiring gun violence prevention leaders at its 2018 Annual Benefit on Tuesday, October 9 in New York City: Edward Skyler, Citi’s Executive Vice President for Global Public Affairs, for Citi’s leadership as the first major bank to institute sensible restrictions on... Read More
2018 Annual Benefit: Supporting Youth GVP Leaders

2018 Annual Benefit: Supporting Youth GVP Leaders

Reserve your tickets and sponsorship today and help support the next generation of gun-violence-prevention leaders! Read More
Albany Field Trip Gives ReACTION Students a Look at State Government

Albany Field Trip Gives ReACTION Students a Look at State Government

Thanks to our supporters who sponsored our ReACTION Youth Education Program students for the  2018 Albany Day field trip! Students from across New York State– including communities from all five boroughs of New York City, Long Island, Westchester, the Hudson Valley, Saratoga Springs, Albany, and Buffalo–got the unique experience of seeing state... Read More
Shop Amazon and support NYAGV education programs.

Shop Amazon and support NYAGV education programs.

When you shop Amazon, Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to the NYAGV Education Fund–at no additional cost to you. Just shop through Smile.Amazon.com throughout the year. It’s an easy way to support NYAGV youth and community education programs to reduce gun violence. Read More
Check Out This New Video of Our ReACTION Youth Education Program

Check Out This New Video of Our ReACTION Youth Education Program

Taught in New York City public schools, ReACTION is the NYAGV Education Fund’s youth education program to prevent and reduce gun violence. At this year-long program, students learn about the dangers of gun violence and how they can advocate to make positive change in their communities. Check out the new video! Youth... Read More
Congratulations to NYAGV's Youth Program Scholarship Winners!

Congratulations to NYAGV’s Youth Program Scholarship Winners!

Congratulations to this year’s recipients of the ReAction Youth Education Scholarships! ReAction is the NYAGV Education Fund’s gun violence prevention program taught at New York City public high schools. The students, all seniors attending college in fall 2017, were awarded $750 scholarships for their outstanding leadership and participation as well as the... Read More