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.

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Ohio Coalition
Against Gun Violence

What We Do

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 data collection and community solutions and to support public health recognition of the gun violence problem.

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Read the latest updates on gun violence prevention at the local, state, and national level. Find out what our lawmakers are doing.

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There is hope and it begins with you. Become an activist, learn about gun violence and educate others!

Latest News

Gun Violence in America: A State by State Analysis

Nov 21 2019

Gun Violence in America: A State-by-State Analysis By Eugenio Weigend Vargas More than 342,439 people were shot to death in the United States from 2008 through…

our opposition to the plan

Oct 08 2019

On Monday Governor DeWine introduced his 17 pt plan for a STRONG Ohio. It is NOT a strong gun violence plan ! It is a complicated bill…

Governor DeWine’s plan

Oct 06 2019

The Governor is expected to announce his plan on Monday Oct 7th. OCAGV sent him a letter of concerns on Oct 3rd and this is…

more good news !!

Sep 12 2019

U.S. House Committee on the Judiciary passed three bills on 9-10-19. The bills can now move to the House for a vote. H.R. 1186, the…

Ask more businesses

Sep 08 2019

  More good news !! This is a major step toward changing our gun culture. Last week Walmart changed their gun policy asking owners not…

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