MA Gun Reform Updates

The students need your help!

Sponsor a student to Summit! At Stop Handgun Violence, we support the rise of youth activism in gun violence prevention (GVP). From 50 miles to Washington D.C. and graffiti art expressions, we’re encouraged by their energy and creativity to speak out against gun violence. This Spring, we’ll bring a fresh group of students to the second New

Read More…


Gun Safety America

#BusinessMustAct Learn more about how Corporate America can step up for gun safety here.   On Our Calendar Feb 1 (Sat) Moms Demand Action statewide meeting Feb 28 (Fri) Grandmothers Against Gun Violence Legislative breakfast Gun Control and Prevention in the States Massachusetts bill would allow doctors to ask patients about firearm safety. Boston gun buyback donates firearms to create

Read More…


Happy New Year

Happy New Year! Thank you to our generous donors for your year-end support! Gun Control and Prevention in the States: In 2019, Boston homicides are down. Massachusetts would benefit from greater awareness of the Extreme Risk Protective Order law. A 3D printed gun was used to kill a mother in Rhode Island. Nearly 500 guns turned in for buyback in Gilroy California.

Read More…


VOTE with your wallet

After the 2018 Parkland shooting, several companies responded to the youth outcry to end gun violence. Most recently, chief executives of 145 companies signed onto a letter to the Senate to pass universal background checks. But, the Senate’s response has been silent as they continue to ignore the will of the people. So we are calling on our nation’s largest

Read More…


See you at the movies, Parkland Rising!

Get your movie tickets online at www.coolidge.org On Our Calendar Dec 10 (Tues) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence at the State House Dec 11 (Wed) Screening Parkland Rising documentary in Brookline. Dec 11 (Wed) Boston annual vigil to end gun violence. Dec 14 (Sat) Goods for Guns buyback in Worcester. Dec 14 (Sat) Grandmothers Against Gun

Read More…


Ghost gun was used in Santa Clarita shooting

The ATF investigates the firearm used in the Santa Clarita shooting and finds it was a ghost gun (untraceable). Meanwhile, a judge ruled that the White House administration broke a federal law when it reached a settlement allowing a small gun-technology company to post online the digital blueprints for making weapons with a 3D printer. 3D printed guns

Read More…


There’s still time to call your legislator…

It’s not too late to call your MA Representative and Senator to tell them you support Crime Gun Data Reporting & Analysis. Find your MA state legislator here. Local & State News Springfield youth express their concerns over gun violence. Gabby Giffords is honored at UTEC’s 20 anniversary gala. After a decade, a gun law in Philadelphia is now

Read More…


Upcoming November Events

On Our Calendar Nov 18 (Mon) Gun Violence Panel in Needham. Nov 14 (Thu) Maine Gun Safety Coalition Fitzgerald Award in Portland. Nov 16 (Sat) 91% Screening hosted by Grandmothers Against Gun Violence in Cape Cod. Nov 18 (Mon) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence quarterly meeting. Nov 22 (Fri) LDB Peace Institute Victims Awareness

Read More…


October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

On Our Calendar Nov 6 (Wed) A public health approach to gun violence. Nov 18 (Mon) Gun Violence Panel in Needham. Nov 14 (Thu) Maine Gun Safety Coalition Fitzgerald Award in Portland. Nov 16 (Sat) 91% Screening hosted by Grandmothers on Cape Cod. Nov 18 (Mon) MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence quarterly meeting. Nov

Read More…


#SHV25 TONIGHT!

If you didn’t reserve a ticket, you can still buy at the door! Doors open at 6pm at House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St, Boston. On Our Calendar   Oct 24 (Thu) Stop Handgun Violence 25th Anniversary. Oct 28 (Mon) Dr. David Hemenway speaks in Lexington. Oct 30 (Wed) Massachusetts gun violence and laws. Nov 6

Read More…


AMERICANS KILLED BY GUNS SINCE THE MASSACRE AT SANDY HOOK

Please Act Now!

Select the below link to contribute what you can to help us prevent firearm violence through public awareness, sensible legislation and support for law enforcement - without banning guns.
donate