Save a Child, Secure Your Gun

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6:30 PM, Thursday, September 21, 2023 PST
Location: Online Event - Pacific Standard Time (click for map)

Join Meaningful Movies Tacoma & Gig Harbor for a compelling film and conversation. Register HERE

On Zoom: https://zoom.us/join

Meeting ID: 868 7147 3934 / Passcode: hvekrIM86*

🎥 The Event

Meaningful Movies Tacoma is excited to present an enlightening evening of film, community connection, and compelling discussion as we come together to learn and advocate for continued progress. This powerful documentary sheds light on the critical issue of gun safety and the vital steps that can be taken to protect our children and communities.

🔐 The Message:

Save a Child, Secure Your Gun delves into the stories of families and communities impacted by accidental gun incidents involving children. Through heartrending narratives and expert insights, the film underscores the importance of responsible gun ownership and emphasizes the role of education in preventing tragedies.

🌟 Why You Should Attend:

Participating in this virtual screening is not only an opportunity to become more informed about gun safety but also a chance to engage in meaningful discussions about safeguarding our loved ones. By attending, you’re supporting efforts to create safer environments for everyone, especially our children.

📣 Event Highlights:

Virtual Community: Connect with people who share your concern for gun responsibility and child protection and are looking to make a change across communities.

Compelling Conversation: Following the screening, we’ll host a discussion featuring community representatives, and special guests with lived experience around gun responsibility and advocacy.

Actionable Steps: Learn about resources and practices that can help you secure your firearms responsibly.

🎟️ How to Join:

RSVP: Reserve your spot above!

Access Information: A few days before the event, you’ll receive an email with instructions on how to access the virtual screening.

Spread Awareness: Encourage your friends, family, and neighbors to participate in this crucial conversation by sharing the event details.

Cost: Screenings are free; We gratefully accept donations to help offset the costs of presenting the films we screen.

Speakers:

Shalisa Hayes is the founder of the Billy Ray Foundation, an organization in Tacoma whose mission is to reduce violence and teach young people to be civically engaged while connecting them to educational and employment opportunities.

She was the driving force behind our Eastside Community Center and after suffering the loss of her teenage son to gun violence, Shalisa also founded the ‘Mothers of Magnitude (M.O.M.), a life & grief coaching agency and support network that works to connect mothers of deceased children. Her mantra: “When he died, he gave me purpose”

Special Guests: Shalisa Hayes

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/bravenewfilms

Release Year: 2023

Running Time: 18 mins

Director: Brave New Films

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