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NEW PSA: "EVERY THREE HOURS" A CHILD IS KILLED BY GUN VIOLENCE

NEW PSA: “EVERY THREE HOURS” A CHILD IS KILLED BY GUN VIOLENCE

It is a known fact that every gun in the hands of a child must first pass through the hands of an adult. Here in America, one out of three homes with children has a gun, many kept unlocked or loaded. Every year thousands of kids are killed and injured as a result through homicides, […]

SUCCESS! CAGV Sponsored 3rd Annual Community-Wide Gun Buyback June 10th Garnered 179 Weapons

SUCCESS! CAGV Sponsored 3rd Annual Community-Wide Gun Buyback June 10th Garnered 179 Weapons

179 Weapons Turned In During Gun Buyback Program in Santa Barbara Organizers of Coalition Against Gun Violence June 10th Gun Buyback event say collection included 90 handguns, 88 long guns and an assault weapon … story here : https://www.noozhawk.com/article/179_weapons_turned_in_during_gun_buyback_in_santa_barbara_20170610 The June 10th Gun Buyback will take place at Earl Warren Showgrounds directed by the Santa Barbara […]

WEAR ORANGE! On Friday, June 2, 2017. National Gun Violence Awareness Day

WEAR ORANGE! On Friday, June 2, 2017. National Gun Violence Awareness Day

Orange is the color that Hadiya Pendleton’s friends wore in her honor when she was shot and killed in Chicago at the age of 15 — just one week after performing at President Obama’s 2nd inaugural parade in 2013. After her death, they asked us to stand up, speak out, and Wear Orange to raise […]

Rep. Salud Carbajal Honors Victims on Third Anniversary of Isla Vista Massacre

Rep. Salud Carbajal Honors Victims on Third Anniversary of Isla Vista Massacre

On the 3rd Anniversary of the tragic shooting in Isla Vista, California, Congressman Salud Carbajal (CA-24), spoke from the House Floor honoring the six UCSB students whose lives were cut tragically short that day. Carbajal also introduced The Gun Violence Restraining Order Act, a bill that encourages all states to empower families and law enforcement […]

Mike Feuer, Speaks at CAGV's May 7th Annual Fundraiser

Mike Feuer, Speaks at CAGV’s May 7th Annual Fundraiser