Join us on June 7-9th for Wear Orange, as we unite in our call to end gun violence and honor the more than 120 people who are shot and killed, and hundreds more who are wounded and traumatized, every day in our country. Read some of the stories of those affected by gun violence below.

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Kate Hairrell

I am a survivor of the Las Vegas Route 91 shooting. I remember singing and dancing the night away with my forever friends, enjoying our third and final day at Route 91. I remember singing God Bless America with Big and Rich; I also remember looking up at my husband and saying, “This is it, this is happiness, this is what life is all about.” Moments later the unthinkable happened. Fifty-eight deaths, 851 injuries, and 22,000 people‚Äôs lives were forever changed.

I am forever grateful for my friends for protecting me that night, for the complete strangers that helped my friend Monico, who had been shot in the back, for the first responders, for the hospital staff, and for the entire city of Las Vegas. But most importantly, for my family and friends that have lifted me up and helped me navigate this journey. They have taught me that LOVE WILL WIN. That even in the darkest moments, there is always a light. That even when bad things happen, good can come of it. To always enjoy the little things. To smile at a stranger. To tell a loved one what they truly mean to you. To be the good in this world, always, no matter what, and that way LOVE WINS.

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