Children's Defense Fund

Protect Children, Not Guns

Protect Children, Not GunsToday, one child or teen will be shot by a gun every 30 minutes and a child will die every 3 hours and 15 minutes. Please fill in your information below to send a message to your Senators and Representative asking them to protect children, not guns. If you or someone you know has been affected by gun violence, consider including a personal story.


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Protect Children, Not Guns

Dear [Decision Maker],

[Your Name]
[Your Address]
[City, State ZIP]
[Your Email]