SANCTUARY FOR FAMILIES
Join us for the May 24 performance co-sponsored by Sanctuary for Families and My Sisters' Place followed by a post show talk back. Learn More Here.
Sanctuary for Families is New York’s leading service provider and advocate for survivors of domestic violence, sex trafficking, and related forms of gender violence. Every year, Sanctuary empowers thousands of adults and children to move from fear and abuse to safety and stability, transforming lives through a comprehensive range of services. Learn more by visiting SanctuaryForFamilies.org.
MY SISTERS’ PLACE
Join us for the May 24 performance co-sponsored by My Sisters' Place and Sanctuary for Families followed by a post show talk back. Learn More Here.
Since its founding in 1978, My Sisters’ Place has evolved from a small, grassroots organization into an agency that is recognized statewide as a leader in the fields of domestic violence and human trafficking. MSP strives to engage each member of society in our work to end domestic violence and human trafficking, so that all relationships can embrace the principles of respect, equality, and peacefulness. We advance this mission with direct services, advocacy, and community education. Learn more at MSPNY.org
Join us for the June 7 performance sponsored by Jessi's Message, followed by a post-show talk back with Lonnie and Sandy Phillips. Learn More Here.
Lonnie and Sandy Phillips are the parents of Jessica Ghawi, who was murdered in the Massacre at the Aurora Theater shooting on July 20th, 2012 in Aurora, Colorado. That mass murder was one of the worst in U.S. history, with twelve killed and seventy wounded. Soon after Jessica's death, Sandy and Lonnie became activists for the prevention of gun violence in this country. They sold their belongings, bought an RV and are presently traveling the country speaking to organizations and reaching out to other victims/survivors.
VIRGINIA TECH VICTIMS FAMILY OUTREACH FOUNDATION
Thank you to those who joined us for the May 10 performance sponsored by VTV followed by a post show talk back. Learn More Here.
An independent 501(c)(3) nonpartisan advocacy organization founded by the families and survivors directly impacted by the April 16, 2007 shootings at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) which took 32 lives, injured at least 24 and traumatized numerous others.
Our mission is to prevent Virginia Tech-type shootings through education and advocacy; to employ comprehensive educational efforts to expand community and student awareness of campus safety issues; and to offer compassion, support, and hope to those affected by violence.
Our featured program is Campaign 32, which seeks to get every state to enter the names of those adjudicated a threat to themselves or others into the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). Donations are tax deductible. Learn more at VTVFamilyFoundation.org
Thank you to those who joined us for the April 12 performance sponsored by Everytown followed by a post show talk back with Julianne Moore and Guests. Learn More Here.
The largest gun violence prevention organization in the country with more than three million supporters and more than 125,000 donors including moms, mayors, survivors and everyday Americans who are fighting for public safety measures that respect the Second Amendment and help save lives. At the core of Everytown are Mayors Against Illegal Guns, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and the Everytown Survivor Network. Learn more at Everytown.org and follow us @Everytown
NEW YORKERS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE
Thank you to those who joined us for the April 19 performance sponsored by NYAGV followed by a post show talk back. Learn More Here.
A statewide organization working to reduce gun violence through legislative advocacy, education, and community outreach. With a primary focus on New York State, NYAGV's initiatives are designed to encourage action, influence public opinion, and lead to the implementation of policies and practices that protect New Yorkers, particularly youth, from gun violence. Learn more at NYAGV.org
SANDY HOOK PROMISE
Thank you to those who joined us for the May 4 performance sponsored by Sandy Hook Promise followed by a post show talk back with Senator Chris Murphy.
Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) is a national, nonprofit organization based in Newtown, Connecticut. They are led by several family members whose loved ones were killed in the tragic mass shooting at Sandy Hook School on December 14, 2012. Sandy Hook Promise is focused on preventing gun violence (and other forms of violence and victimization) BEFORE it happens by educating and mobilizing parents, schools and communities on mental health and wellness programs that identify, intervene and help at-risk individuals. SHP is a moderate, above-the-politics organization that supports sensible non-policy and policy solutions that protect children and prevent gun violence. Our intent is to honor all victims of gun violence by turning our tragedy into a moment of transformation. For more information visit SandyHookPromise.org or call 203-304-9780.
G-PAC is the only voice focused on raising funds to elect and support lawmakers committed to protecting our children, families and communities from gun violence at the state level. Founded by victims and survivors to defeat the political influence of the gun industry and their lobby. GPACillinois.com
GAYS AGAINST GUNS
An inclusive direct action group of LGBTQ people and their allies committed to non-violently breaking the gun industry's chain of death-investors, manufacturers, the NRA and other lobby groups, and their puppets in Congress who continue to block safer gun laws. We are New York-based but work with GAG chapters in other cities to ensure safety for all individuals, particularly vulnerable communities such as people of color, LGBTQ people, and religious minorities. GaysAgainstGuns.net