Resources

We have created a series of resources to help you speak out about gun violence effectively.  Download these PDFs  to learn more.

 

Student Advocacy Toolkit

After the tragedy at Parkland it’s clear now more than ever that students will lead the way.  We’ve compiled a toolkit for students who are getting involved in advocacy.  It’s filled with advocacy tips, statistics on gun violence, and figures about school shootings.

Student Advocate Toolkit

Fast Facts About Gun Violence

This collection of one page informational documents covers facets of gun violence and provides at-a-glace statistics and information.  The topics are: Suicide, Domestic Violence, Gun Violence in PA and PA Gun Laws.

Gun Violence Fast Facts

Domestic Violence Fast Facts

Suicide Fast Facts

PA Gun Laws

Dos and Don’ts of Contacting Your Legislator

This provides general guidelines and tips for contacting one’s legislator to ensure productive conversation.

Dos & Donts of Calling Legislators

Dos and Don’ts of Writing a Letter to the Editor

This provides general guidelines and tips for drafting a letter to the editor to newspapers.  Letters to the Editor not only alert lawmakers of their constituent’s beliefs but also empower their writers.

Dos & Dont’s Letter to the Editor