CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Township residents Jamie McLaughlin and Nancy Bloom were part of the group representing Moms Demand Action for gun sense in America on Thursday night when the Chatham Township Committee declared Friday, June 1, "Gun Violence Awareness Day."

Everyone is encouraged to wear orange Friday in support of Gun Violence Awareness Day. 

Chatham Township Mayor Curt Ritter highlights efforts to address mental illness before introducing Gun Violence Awareness Proclamation 

Mayor Ritter reads the proclamation declaring Friday, June 1, as Gun Violence Awareness Day