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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Pennsylvania Primary Election Day

7 AM - 8 PM

Vote By Mail - NOTE ballots must be RECEIVED by June 2 at 5 PM.

Your Polling Place - NOTE - The number of polling places in Allegheny County will be decreased severely in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Join voters across the Commonwealth in voting for candidates who will support gun safety legislation.


To see where your state legislative candidates (in Allegheny County with a few adjacent districts) stand on gun safety, click on 'more' at the upper right hand part of the page for the results of candidate gun safety questionnaires.  We are posting these as they are  returned by the candidates, so if you don't see your district yet, keep checking back.

Mail your ballot TODAY! It must be RECEIVED at your county Board of Elections by 5 PM on Tuesday, June 2. 

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Wear Orange for Gun Safety: Digital Rally

12 PM

Register here. (registration is required).

















We are Joining CeaseFire PA, Senator Bob Casey and a host of additional elected and community partners for this annual event promoting gun safety. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the event this year will be a virtual rally. In addition to registering to attend the rally, we ask you to encourage everyone in your network to attend AND to film a 15-second video of yourself (alone or with your family and friends) answering the question "What most needs to be done to end gun violence?" Post the video on your own social media feeds AND share it with us at info@squirrelhillstandsagainstgunviolence.org or on our Facebook page. We will put up a Facebook post for video sharing.





Thursday, April 30, 2020

Get Out The Vote in Allegheny County - Phone banking event

February 14, 2020

Public Event - Tell Mike Turzai: Stop Gun Suicides Mail In Campaign, Call In Day and Rally


Sunday, January 19, 2020

Member Event: 2020 Planning & Strategy Meeting


December 11, 2019


Public Event: Remembering Newtown: Healing and Action 7 Years Later

October 24, 2019

Public Event: In Memoriam: Remembering the Victims of Gun Violence, Demanding Stronger Gun Laws

September 18, 2019

Public Event: Letter to the Editor Writing Workshop on Gun Violence

September 10, 2019

Public Event: Turning Anguish Into Action: Next Steps for a World Free From Gun Violence


August 29, 2019

Public Event: Ask Conor Lamb (PA-17) about Gun Legislation - Town Hall


August 20, 2019

Public Event: Ask Conor Lamb (PA-17) about Gun Legislation - Town Hall


August 14, 2019

Public Event: Monthly Meeting with Guest Speaker, State Representative Ed Gainey


August 8, 2019


Public Event: Enough: Disarm/Dismantle Hate

Rally & Vigil



July 31, 2019


Member Event: Organizational Meeting for Outreach and Education Committee



June 8, 2019

Public Event: Wear Orange Pittsburgh

June 4, 2019

Public Event: Tuesdays with Toomey Takes on Gun Violence!


May 22, 2019

Public Event: Guns Down in Pittsburgh



May 21, 2019

Monthly Working Meeting of Squirrel Hill Stands Against Gun Violence



May 2, 2019

Public Event: Team 26 Rides to Pittsburgh


April 28, 2019

Public Event: Looking Back, Marching Forward



April 23, 2019

Monthly Working Meeting of Squirrel Hill Stands Against Gun Violence



April 8, 2019

Lobby Day in Harrisburg for Extreme Risk Protection Orders



March 26, 2019

Monthly Meeting of Squirrel Hill Stands Against Gun Violence



March 24, 2019

The Legislative Path to Ending Gun Violence: Workshop


March 4, 2019

The Impact of Gun Violence on the African American Community

February 26, 2019

Open Working Meeting - Squirrel Hill Stands Against Gun Violence


February 24, 2019

Gun Violence Prevention 101

Wednesday, February 6, 2019


Letter Writing Campaign to Support Pittsburgh's New Package of Common Sense Gun Safety Measures

Tuesday, January 29, 2019


Lobbying Trip to Harrisburg with CeasefirePA


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Pittsburgh, PA