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Save the date! NYAGV Annual Benefit - November 15 in NYC

Save the date! NYAGV Annual Benefit – November 15 in NYC

Come out to support NYAGV’s youth and community education programs!  Read More
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 teaches students how to resist guns and gun violence and how toStudents in our ReAction Youth Education Program learn to use their power to make positive change in their communities.  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 gun laws. Mr. Black will receive the Allard K. Lowenstein Award for Public Service. • Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President, former... 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 Heights, the Bronx and Harlem–had an action-packed day in which they had the opportunity to: Meet with theirSupport 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 Crown Heights, Harlem and the Bronx–will have the opportunity to share their stories and thoughts about gun violence and how... 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