Advocating for your right to be free from gun violence
The Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, working to prevent gun violence through education, advocacy and public awareness.
Against Gun Violence
The Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence (OCAGV) is the state’s recognized resource on current information regarding gun violence and gun related legislation.
The Coalition monitors current developments at the national and state levels and provides statewide education on non-violence and safety for children and families.
The Coalition works with other organizations and individuals to facilitate community solutions and support public health recognition of the gun violence problem.
U.S. Supreme Court passes on new cases supported by gun rights groups
Jun 16 2020
Here’s some good news from the U.S. Supreme Court as it declined to accept several cases supported by gun rights groups.
Dozens testify at Ohio Statehouse in opposition of proposed changes to Stand Your Ground law
Jun 10 2020
From a college student to county public defenders, more than 70 Ohioans testified yesterday in front of the Ohio House Criminal Justice Committee in opposition…
Ending Gun Violence Through Legislative Change
Jun 09 2020
Here’s a Q&A with a fellow of the John Hopkins Bloomberg American Health Initiative, Jen Pauliukonis, and her perspective on Ending Gun Violence Through Legislative…
Jun 07 2020
The impact of COVID-19-related gun violence is expected to be felt long after the pandemic ends, causing lasting mental and physical anguish. Experts believe there will…
“Non Violence is a way of life for courageous people” MLK
May 29 2020
Dear friends, This week has been another heart breaker. New numbers of Covid patients and deaths and a new part of the virus that is…