Freedom From Gun Violence

We work to reduce gun violence to keep all children safe at home,
at school and in our community.

  • We are not against guns. We are against gun violence.
  • We are for sensible measures to reduce gun violence.
  • You don’t have to be a grandparent to join us!

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What We Do

Educate – Monthly Meetings and Annual Community Forum

Present monthly educational meetings and host annual Community Forums focusing on
the myriad aspects of Gun Violence.

More information can be found in our
monthly newsletter.


We stand up and speak out in support of sensible gun regulations and gun safety measures.

Legislation Advocacy


Promote responsible gun ownership and safe gun storage by proactively distributing free gun locks at community events Lock It For Love program.

Mark Your Calendars

Tuesday November 12 – Panel discussion at KU – Effects of Concealed Carry on campus

7:00-8:30 pm
Kansas Union, Kansas Room

Saturday November 16 – Community Thanksgiving Dinner

2:00 – 5:00 pm
Grace Tabernacle A.M.E. Church
1812 E. 37th Street
(37th & Michigan Ave.)
Kansas City, MO 64109

Tuesday, November 26 – Fundraising Shopping Party: A Benefit for GAGV at STUFF!

5:30-7:00 pm
316 W. 63 Street
15% of gross sales during that time period will be donated to GAGV!

Monday December 9: GAGV Combined November/December Meeting

Barbara Unell, local author, publisher, educator will explain and discuss the ramifications of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE).

The 6th Annual Community Forum
Panel of First Responders at the Forum pose with Azim and Ples

Panel of First Responders at the Forum pose with Azim and Ples

Click Here to read more about the 2019 Forum

Ready To Get Involved?

Subscribe to our newsletter. Join GAGV. Change the conversation about guns. Volunteer to distribute free gun locks to families. Come to a meeting and our annual community forum. “Like” us on Facebook. DONATE! 

Together we can work to reduce gun violence so all our children can be safe at home, at school and in our communities.