Resources

Here you can find resources created by CeaseFirePA.

Student Advocacy Toolkit

After the tragedy at Parkland it’s clear 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

Legislator Rankings

See how CeaseFirePA ranks your representative or Senator on the basis of his or her votes on gun violence prevention policies.

Representative Rankings ›

Fast Facts About Gun Violence

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

The Truth About Gun Violence

Domestic Violence Fast Facts

Suicide Fast Facts

Pennsylvania Gun Laws

Guns in School Hotline

Some Pennsylvanian school boards believe that putting guns in classrooms will protect students and faculty against school shootings. This creates a real safety concern that puts lives at risk. If you know of a school district in Pennsylvania trying put guns in our schools, CeaseFirePA is here to help.

Guns in Schools Hotline

Learn & Share Videos

This collection of educational and  inspirational videos will get you up to speed on gun laws in Pennsylvania.

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Do’s and Don’ts of Contacting Your Legislator

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

Do’s & Don’ts of Calling Legislators

Do’s and Don’ts of Writing a Letter to the Editor

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

Do’s and Don’ts of Writing a Letter to the Editor