Washington, DC – November 20, 2014 – VTV Family Outreach Foundation (VTV), the nation’s leading nonprofit school and campus safety advocacy organization, has offered their support and resources to the community of Florida State University in response to the recent shooting there. VTV also gave a solemn statement on our nation’s mindset to prevent another tragedy.
“As a society, we cannot be complacent or numb to the recent spate of school shootings, namely at Marysville-Pilchuck HS and now Florida State University,” expressed VTV President Joe Samaha. “We must realize that this is not the norm and work more diligently to address violence in our schools and on our campuses. We offer our support to the students, families, and administration at FSU during this difficult period.”
About the VTV Family Outreach Foundation
The VTV Family Outreach Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established by the families and survivors directly impacted by the April 16, 2007 tragedy at Virginia Tech. Determined to prevent a similar tragedy, the Foundation advocates for K-12 and higher-education campus safety and security. VTV’s signature program called 32 National Campus Safety Initiative will provide tools to assess college and university safety based on objective standards designed by a multidisciplinary panel of national experts. Learn more at www.vtvfamilyfoundation.org and www.32ncsi.org.
Joe Samaha, VTV President, 1-855-462-7432 x3
Alan Davis, VTV Executive Director, 1-855-462-7432 x2