‘Stop The Violence’ happened on Thursday, November 11, 2021, from 12-3pm at the northwest corner of Lark St & Madison Ave in Albany, NY.
This event included community speakers, a silent protest and over 100 pledges from area youth to help stop gun violence.
Presented in partnership with the City of Albany Violence Prevention Task Force, SNUG 518, Pastors on Patrol, SL McLaughlin Funeral Services, Global Partners, Bryant and Stratton, and elected officials.
GUEST SPEAKERS: Justin Reuter, CEO of BGCCA
Paul Dunn, Gun & Violence Prevention Director, BGCCA
David Gordon, Program Director, BGCCA
Eva Bass, Albany Mayor's Office
Pastor Will Aybar, Come Connect Church
Pastor David Gordon, Pastors on Patrol
Lisa Goode, Trinity Alliance Paul Collins Hackett, Red Bookshelf
Sir Walford, WCDB 90.9 FM Radio Personality
Elijah Hudson, Law Enforcement Consultant
Wanda F. Willingham, Deputy Chair of Legislature District 3 IN THE NEWS: See the ABC News10 story
Visit the BGCCA Violence Prevention page