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 community solutions and 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

“Good Trouble”

Aug 13 2020

Listen to words of wisdom from John Lewis “Together, You Can Redeem the Soul of Our Nation” John Lewis Former United States Representative John Robert…

“Shoot First, Ask Questions Later.” “License to Kill.” “Kill at Will.

Jul 31 2020

#STANDWITHOHIO Because this is #OurGround. The Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence is an affiliate of States United to Prevent Gun Violence and we are proud…

Summer 2020 Newsletter

Jul 10 2020

Read about our latest efforts in the OCAGV annual newsletter.

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…

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