Mayors Against Illegal Guns will gather at more than 100 event across the nation on Thursday, March 28 as part of the National Day to Demand Action to end gun violence.
Mayors Against Illegal Guns and other local groups are organizing events and petition drives concerning the action. The members will also make calls into Indiana Senate district offices to call for their representatives to support commonsense gun laws like comprehensive and enforceable background checks.
The National Day to Demand Action will feature hundreds of mayors, law enforcement officials, faith leaders, gun violence survivors and family members to advocate action. Major events will be held in Indianapolis and Gary.
The day is expected to be the largest gun violence advocacy event in history and is part of the largest field campaign in U.S. history to address gun violence.