1. On January 15, 2010, Courtney Weaver was shot by her abusive boyfriend in the face and arm. She underwent 13 reconstructive surgeries.
2. Colin Goddard was shot four times and survived the mass shooting at Virginia Tech on April 16, 2007, in which 32 of his classmates and professors were killed.
3. Lori Haas’s daughter, Emily, was shot and injured in the mass shooting at Virginia Tech.
4. Mary Kay Mace’s 19-year old daughter, Ryanne, was killed at the February 2008 mass shooting at Northern Illinois University, where five people were killed and 21 injured.
5. Erica Lafferty’s mother, Dawn Hochsprung, was the principal of Sandy Hook Elementary School who was killed in the Newtown shooting.
6. On November 2, 2012, Kate Ranta and her father were shot twice each by her estranged husband, Thomas Maffei, in front of their 4-year-old son. Maffei is now in jail awaiting trial.
7. Antonius Wiradaja was shot in the chest by a stray bullet in Bed Stuy Brooklyn. He has been documenting the healing process of his gun shot wound on his blog. The shooter was caught in April 2014.
8. Stephen Miller’s brother, Thomas, was shot and killed as a young adult in Indiana. His nephew, Christopher, also committed suicide with a firearm.
9. Carlos Soto’s daughter, Victoria, a first grade teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School, was killed during the school shooting in Newtown.
10. Tom Sullivan’s son, Alex, was killed in the 2012 Aurora movie theater shooting on his 27th birthday.
11. Stephen Barton was hit with 25 shotgun pellets in the face, neck, chest, and arms during the Aurora movie theatre shooting.
12. Caren Teves’s oldest son, Alex, was killed during the Aurora movie theatre shooting while shielding his long time girlfriend, Amanda, from gunfire.
13. Lucy McBath’s 17-year-old son, Jordan Davis, was shot and killed at a Jacksonville, Fla., gas station in 2012.
14. Lynnette Alameddine’s 20-year-old son, Ross, was killed in his French class at the Virginia Tech shooting.
15. Sandy Hook Elementary School teachers who survived the 2012 shooting in Newtown.
16. Photos provided by Everytown For Gun Safety, who have sent two million postcards to Congress since the shooting at UCSB.
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