June 1, 2022
#WearOrange in June
Orange has been the color of Gun Violence Awareness after Hadiya Pendleton was tragically shot in 2013 when she was only 15 years old.
Post, share & tag your #WearOrange moment with us! @stophandguns
Local Events for Gun Violence Awareness
- Thursday, June 2 in Gloucester; 9:30am Mayoral proclamation for #WearOrange.
- Saturday, June 11 in Boston with Boston MFOL; noon rally in response to school shootings.
- Saturday, June 11 in Cambridge with the Interfaith community; gift cards for guns buyback.
- Sunday, June 12 & 19 at Gloucester Stage, John Rosenthal post-performance talk backs.
- Tuesday, June 14 at the Airport rotary in Hyannis; 11:30am rally with Grandmothers Against Gun Violence
- Tuesday, June 28 in Boston at the Boston Public Library; 4:30pm documentary “This Ain’t Normal” hosted by the MA Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence
Take Action Today to Reduce Gun Violence Across the United States
- Ban assault weapons from the civilian market HERE.
- Support Background Checks Act H.R.8 HERE.
- Confirm ATF Director nominee Steve Dettelbach HERE.