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Violence Policy Center's New Report: Hispanic/Latino Firearm Victimization In California

Violence Policy Center’s New Report: Hispanic/Latino Firearm Victimization In California

Violence Policy Center‘s new report: “Lethal Hispanic/Latino Firearm Victimization in California” was provided for by a grant from HopeAndHealFund.Org in 2018. This comprehensive report offers the most recent data available on Latino homicide and suicide victimization in California, and the role played by firearms. With California having the largest Latino population in the country, this […]

SUPPORT HR.8 Require Bankground Checks on All Gun Sales

SUPPORT HR.8 Require Bankground Checks on All Gun Sales

Find out which Members of Congress have NOT yet cosponsored the background check bill #HR8 that 97% of Americans support. Congress has NOT passed a single gun control bill in 25 yrs. Tell them to take action to #EndGunViolence or we will #VoteThemOut. Here is a list of House Democrats who have NOT yet cosponsored […]

CAGV YEAR-END APPEAL: Recommit Your Support In 2019 To #EndGunViolence

CAGV YEAR-END APPEAL: Recommit Your Support In 2019 To #EndGunViolence

To our Supporters/Members: The Coalition Against Gun Violence is a unique gun violence prevention organization because we are a local grassroots nonprofit supported almost entirely by you our supporters. At this time of year we ask that you renew your $25 membership, adding a donation of any amount. Most important is our critical need for […]

6TH ANNUAL NATIONAL VIGIL FOR VICTIMS OF GUN VIOLENCE

6TH ANNUAL NATIONAL VIGIL FOR VICTIMS OF GUN VIOLENCE

Coalition Against Gun Violence & Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara HOST AN INTERFAITH VIGIL SUNDAY, DEC. 9th • 5:30-6:30 pm Unitarian Society Sanctuary, 1535 Santa Barbara St December 14, 2018 marks the 6th anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shootings. Since that tragic day in Newtown, half a million Americans have been killed […]

IN LOVING MEMORY: Tree of Life Synagogue Worshippers Lost To Gun Violence

IN LOVING MEMORY: Tree of Life Synagogue Worshippers Lost To Gun Violence

The Coalition Against Gun Violence (CAGV), A Santa Barbara County Coalition extends our expressions of condolence to the families who have lost loved ones along with appreciation to the first responders whose courage may have saved others. As has too often been said, thoughts and prayers are an insufficient response to the slaughter of innocent people by […]