Shell Shocked & Project Longevity – Special Screening and Discussion –You’re Invited


CAGV, together with Project Longevity, is presenting two screenings in Hartford of the Documentary film, Shell Shocked: at the Asylum Hill Congregational Church at 3:00 pm and at the Artist’s Collective  at 7:00 pm on May 7.

Shell Shocked is a gripping documentary about youth violence in New Orleans.  Project Longevity is an exciting program that has been working successfully to curtail gun violence in the largest cities in Connecticut.

You’re invited to come to either of the showings to view the documentary; join the community;  and participate in the discussion led by John Richie, the film’s director; Tiana Hercules, Project Manager of Project Longevity, Hartford; Rev. Henry Brown of Hartford- based Mothers United Against Violence and Ron Pinciaro, Executive Director, CT Against Gun Violence.

See below for Bridgeport May 6th event.

Please join us.


Marty Isaac, President, CAGV Board of Directors

CAGV Benefit Luncheon A Huge Success!!!

Marty Isaac, President, CAGV Board of Directors, welcomes all to the event.

On behalf of CAGV, we want to sincerely thank our dedicated and generous supporters for the success of our March 5 luncheon.

We were thrilled to have a packed ballroom, all eager to hear Colin Goddard, Senior Policy Advocate at Mayor’s Against Illegal Guns, speak of his experiences as a victim of the Virginia Tech shooting.  We also learned of the important activities on college campuses from Andy Pelosi of; and CAGV Executive Director Ron Pinciaro speaking to the status of legislation and school safety. Read more