After Sandy Hook - What Can You Do?
Want to learn more about how to get involved to reduce gun violence?
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
A Presentation and Q&A with alumnus, Andy Pelosi `86, Director of GunFreeKids.org & The Campaign to Keep Guns off Campus
Reid Hall - West Room, Manhattanville College
Light Refreshments Will Be Served
The evening will provide guests with information about the state of gun violence in the U.S. and offer ways in which people can become active as the President moves forward proposals to reduce gun violence.
About Andy Pelosi
Called a “committed, effective activist” by NY State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, Andy is the founder and director of GunFreeKids.org and The Campaign to Keep Guns off Campus. Andy has over 17 years of grassroots advocacy experience, including 15 years working as a gun violence prevention advocate. As the first executive director of New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) and New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Ed Fund, Pelosi developed legislative strategies, grew the organization’s budget, launched a high school youth program and led successful campaigns to pass comprehensive gun violence prevention legislation at the local and state levels. Andy is currently leading a national campaign in 15 states to oppose legislation that would allow guns on campus.