Our mission:
End gun violence.

NBC 7 San Diego reports on local efforts in their series “Fighting Gun Violence:”

Firearm Policies, Trends, and New Findings On Political Violence

Presented at the May 2023 SD4GVP monthly meeting by Dr. Garen Wintemute. Garen J. Wintemute is a renowned expert on the public health crisis of gun violence and a pioneer in the field of injury epidemiology and prevention of firearm violence, which results in...

Made to Stick — 8th-Graders Mobilize Art to End Gun Violence

It's the abiding tragedy of our age that young people have to be troubled by the danger of gun violence. One of the few bright spots in that otherwise bleak landscape is the talent, energy and precious perspective they can bring. That's why we were heartened that...

SD4GVP Receives Rotary Peace Award

SD4GVP was honored recently with San Diego Rotary's Peace Award. The $1,000 award will help us fund our return to in-person events, along with the many expenses -- printing, tabling fees, insurance -- that come with those events. Our heartfelt thanks go to Rotary for...

Tipping Point: The Weathervane in the Classroom

“The last couple of years have been a hot mess.” True words spoken by a 16-year-old student a short time ago. While some folks may not relate to this trendy term of “hot mess,” the gravity of the sentiment resonates with almost all of us. The rough emotional...

Brady New Volunteer Info Session

Get to know more about the work of Brady United Against Gun Violence and see how you can help us make a difference. This is a virtual meeting every Wednesday from 2:00-2:30 Pacific time. REGISTER HERE

How to Obtain a Gun Violence Restraining Order (GVRO)

First things first: Afraid someone you know or love will harm themselves or others with a gun? In California, a Gun Violence Restraining Order (GVRO) can protect you and the ones you love. If you know of anyone who poses an immediate danger of gun injury to themselves...


SD4GVP, a 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization, is a coalition of concerned citizens united to end gun violence in America.

This coalition includes many San Diego County organizations and individual citizens, just like you and me, who are stepping up to change our laws and prevent gun violence once and for all, through advocacy and education.

2022 Gun Homicides in America

American Children & Teenagers Shot in 2022

2022 Gun Suicides in America

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