working to reduce gun violence through education and community engagement
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 curriculumRead More
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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 education is invaluable to reducing... Read More
Reserve your tickets now!

Reserve your tickets now!

  Join us for our 2017 Annual Benefit & Silent Auction and support youth education programs! Read More
Save the date! 2017 Annual Benefit – Monday, October 23

Save the date! 2017 Annual Benefit – Monday, October 23

Mark your calendars now for the NYAGV Education Fund 2017 Annual Benefit scheduled for Monday, October 23 at Espace in New York City. Details are still being worked out, so watch for more details coming soon! Please reserve your sponsorship today with a tax-deductible donation and support NYAGV youth and community programs to reduce gun violence.   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 lessons they took away from... Read More
Our ReACTION Students Loved Albany Lobby Day!

Our ReACTION Students Loved Albany Lobby Day!

Thanks to our supporters for making Albany Lobby Day an unforgettable experience for our ReAction Youth Education students! They had the chance to meet with state legislators–including Carmen Arroyo, Mark Gjonaj, Brian Kavanagh and others, participate in a press conference with legislators, and see state government in action!   Read More
Big thanks to Broadway Cares!

Big thanks to Broadway Cares!

Thanks to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) for its generous donation to the NYAGV Education Fund! BC/EFA made the donation in honor of the company of A Bronx Tale, a musical currently running on Broadway. The cast of A Bronx Tale–which recently participated in BC/EFA’s spring fundraising campaign–is committed to the importance of responsible gun ownership and... Read More
ReAction Student Highlights

ReAction Student Highlights

Highlights of our ReAction Youth Education Program for February-March: At Queens High School John Bowne, these future law school students were encouraged to analyze the role of the second amendment in the debate about gun regulations, and describe the main arguments offered by organizations for and against gun regulation. The students will use this lesson,... Read More
Youth Ed Students Heading to Albany

Youth Ed Students Heading to Albany

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... Read More