#LightLA

As part of the nationwide Gun Violence Memorial event being held at the National Cathedral in Washington D.C. on December 11, Women Against Gun Violence, Newtown Action Alliance, States United to Prevent Gun Violence, Brady Campaign local Los Angeles chapters, Violence Prevention Coalition of Greater Los Angeles, and the many other members of the Los Angeles gun violence prevention network, will join together to remember all victims of gun violence.
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Unload Your 401k

Unload Your 401k

Most people don’t realize it, but inside many of our 401k retirement portfolios are three public gun companies. Find out if they’re in yours and learn what you can do to begin taking them out.
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The TALK Project

The TALK Project

Unintentional gun deaths by and of children can be avoided. Talk with your children about guns; Ask your neighbors about guns; Lock your guns up safely and securely; Keep all of our kids safe!
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About WAGV

About WAGV

WAGV educates the public, policymakers and the media about the human, financial and public health consequences of gun violence.
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Rally in Rancho Cucamonga in front of Congressman Miller’s Office on Friday, February 22, 2013

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By becoming involved with WAGV, you can support the fight to end gun violence and help make our communities safer and healthier.
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20th Anniversary Courageous Leadership Awards Brunch

Latest Event

On May 18th, 2014 WAGV held its 20th Anniversary Courageous Leadership Awards Brunch. Thank you to everyone who participated and helped make our event a success!
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2014 Social Innovation Fast Pitch

Women Against Gun Violence at the 2014 Social Innovation Fast Pitch

November 14th, 2014
WAGV qualified for the final round of Fast Pitch, a training and mentoring program that teaches us how to “pitch” our program in three minutes or less! Watch Margot Bennett pitching on behalf of Women Against Gun Violence at the 2014 Social Innovation Fast Pitch […]
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I was six years old when I became a survivor of gun violence

October 27th, 2014
In August of 1999, I was six-years-old, attending the North Valley Jewish Community Center Day Camp in Los Angeles. It was mid-morning, a sunny day. I was walking back from a game of Capture the Flag when I was faced with a man […]
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