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

Sunday, September 15 – Annual Speak Up Walk at Garmin Pavilion

1200 E. 151st Street, Olathe
Registration at 8 am / Walk starts at 9 am

A collaboration of Speak Up, Greater KC Mental Health Coalition and Jewish Family Services to help end the stigma of suicide.

Sunday, September 29 – #Zero Reasons Why March & Rally

Mill Creek Park, Country Club Plaza, 43rd and Broadway

Saturday, October 5 – Out of Darkness Walk at Swope Park 10 am to noon

Sponsored by the Greater Kansas City chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Sponsor or Register for the 6th Annual Community Forum

Click here to register and purchase a single ticket

Click here to register and purchase for an organization

Click here to become a sponsor

Highlights of 5th Annual Community 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.