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Join us!  2015 Annual Benefit--Nov. 2, NYC

Join us! 2015 Annual Benefit–Nov. 2, NYC

Join us for the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit on Monday, November 2 in New York City.  Read More
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Benefit Honoree Profile: The Smart Tech Challenge Foundation

Benefit Honoree Profile: The Smart Tech Challenge Foundation

For its commitment to advancing firearm safety by promoting the growth and development of user-authentication technology, the Smart Tech Challenges Foundation will be presented with the Founders’ Award at the NYAGV Education Fund Annual Benefit on November 2. Smart Tech has played a pivotal role in the development of technology that can limit the unauthorized or accidental use of firearms... Read More
Benefit Honoree Profile: Eric Adams

Benefit Honoree Profile: Eric Adams

On November 2, the NYAGV Education Fund’s Annual Benefit will present Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams with the Steven McDonald Law Enforcement Award. Adams will be recognized for his strong commitment throughout his career to reducing gun violence. Adams began his career in public service as a police officer with the NYPD in 1984, where he reached the rank of... 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 state 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 their 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 Crown Heights, Harlem and the Bronx–will have the opportunity to share their stories and thoughts about gun violence and how it affects their daily lives.... Read More
ReACTION Youth Program Expands in 2015

ReACTION Youth Program Expands in 2015

The NYAGV Education Fund’s reACTION Youth Program served over 450 public school kids this past school year.  Read More
Shop on Amazon and support the NYAGV Ed Fund!

Shop on Amazon and support the NYAGV Ed Fund!

Now when you shop with Amazon, Amazon will donate to the NYAGV Education Fund. Just shop on AmazonSmile (www.smile.amazon.com) and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to the New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Education Fund, Inc. Read More