We Shall Overcome Fund Application due June 1, 2017

“We Shall Overcome” served as the theme song of the Civil Rights Movement and is now a worldwide anthem for freedom and justice. Since 1966, the Highlander Research and Education Center has administered the We Shall Overcome Fund, which is generated by royalties from the commercial use of the song “We Shall Overcome.” Upcoming Deadlines:  June 1, 2017  Important things to keep in mind: Important to make sure that proposals are received complete. Letters of support must be signed and must have 3. Budget must be submitted and explain use of all money being requested. Contact info should include phone […]

We Shall Overcome Fund Application due Jan. 27, 2017

“We Shall Overcome” served as the theme song of the Civil Rights Movement and is now a worldwide anthem for freedom and justice. Since 1966, the Highlander Research and Education Center has administered the We Shall Overcome Fund, which is generated by royalties from the commercial use of the song “We Shall Overcome.” Upcoming Deadlines: January 27 and June 1, 2017  Important things to keep in mind: Important to make sure that proposals are received complete. Letters of support must be signed and must have 3. Budget must be submitted and explain use of all money being requested. Contact info should include […]

We Shall Overcome Fund Deadline-June 1, 2014

“We Shall Overcome” served as the theme song of the Civil Rights Movement and is now a worldwide anthem for freedom and justice. Since 1966, the Highlander Research and Education Center has administered the We Shall Overcome Fund, which is generated by royalties from the commercial use of the song “We Shall Overcome.” Upcoming Deadline June 1, 2014 For more information, contact:  Tufara Muhammad Phone: 865-933-3443 Ext. 231 Emaill: tufara@highlandercenter.org Click here to download the application form for the We Shall Overcome Fund. Important things to keep in mind: Important to make sure that proposals are received complete. Letters of support must be […]

We Shall Overcome Strategy Sessions 2014 in Raleigh,NC, Jackson,MS, and Knoxville,TN.

Click here to participate in the WSOC Strategy Sessions for 2014 in Raleigh, NC(Jan. 31-Feb.2, 2014), Jackson, MS(Feb. 14-16, 2014), and Knoxville, TN (Jan. 10-12, 2014). Registrations for Jackson, MS are open. The Jackson Unity Mixer (Feb. 15 at 7PM CST) is one of three historical Regional Strategy Sessions being held in New Market TN, Jackson MS and Raleigh NC, pulling in those working at the nexus of art and social change in the Southeastern US. The Mixer is open to all who want to intend. As long as you RSVP. The location will at the Soul Wired Cafe on […]