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Congressman Salud Carbajal: 4th Anniversary Isla Vista Shooting May 23, 2018

Congressman Salud Carbajal: 4th Anniversary Isla Vista Shooting May 23, 2018

A Message from Rep. Salud Carbajal on the 4th Anniversary of the Isla Vista Shooting, May 23, 2018: Four years ago today, Isla Vista was rattled by an act of tragic and senseless gun violence, when a gunman took the lives of six UC Santa Barbara students, and injured fourteen others. Since the Isla Vista […]

You Are Cordially Invited To Attend CAGV's Anniversary Fundraiser April 29, 2018

You Are Cordially Invited To Attend CAGV’s Anniversary Fundraiser April 29, 2018

CLICK HERE OR GRAPHIC BELOW TO PURCHASE TICKETS & COMPLETE/SUBMIT YOUR ATTENDEE FORM PLEASE MAKE RESERVATIONS & TICKET PURCHASE TODAY! For more information, please EMAIL sbcagv@gmail.com or CALL 805.564.6803 A MESSAGE FROM TONI WELLEN, CAGV CHAIR Greetings to CAGV Supporters: Now is the time to RSVP and join CAGV on Sunday, April 29th for our […]

SAVE THE DATE! SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2018 CAGV 23rd Annual Celebration/Fundraiser

SAVE THE DATE! SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2018 CAGV 23rd Annual Celebration/Fundraiser

CAGV is honored to host an amazing woman, Amy Barnhorst, MD, as keynote speaker for our 23rd Annual Celebration/Fundraiser on Sunday, April 29th at the Santa Barbara Club. Dr. Barnhorst is a highly sought-after speaker and expert on the Gun Violence Restraining Order (GVRO) and nationally known for her work in public health systems, firearms […]

California's Gun Violence Restraining Order (GVRO): A Model For National Legislation!

California’s Gun Violence Restraining Order (GVRO): A Model For National Legislation!

On May 23, 2014, a mentally ill man killed six students and wounded 13 in Isla Vista, UC Santa Barbara. The shooter had exhibited signs of violence, yet no legal mechanism was available to his parents or law enforcement to take preventative action. In response, the California legislature passed the Gun Violence Restraining Order (GVRO), […]

Nationwide Student Marches Demand Action On Gun Violence

Nationwide Student Marches Demand Action On Gun Violence

#MarchForOurLives Santa Barbara 3/24/2018, CAGV Chair Toni Wellen distributing information and action alert items for current legislation: MARCH FOR OUR LIVES! THEN #HonorWithAction! TAKE MEANINGFUL ACTION & CONTACT YOUR LEGISLATORS (contact info below)     SUPPORT THESE BILLS: 2009: BACKGROUND CHECK Expansion Act 2095 & H.R. 5087: Limiting ASSAULT WEAPONS & Large Capacity Magazines H.R. […]