We Shall Overcome Foundation 


Building a Coalition of Support for 
The US African American Restoration Act.
             Congressman JOHN LEWIS
                   A True Man of God,        
        - May He Rest in Eternal Peace. 
Isaias Gamboa in Cincinnati with iconic civil rights activist 
         legislator and author, Congressman John Lewis. 
Isaias Gamboa speaking at fundraiser with Cincinnati Business, Education, Religious, and Community Leaders
An overflow crowd for fundraiser
Isaias Gamboa meets with Congressman John Lewis on Capitol Hill.

Isaias Gamboa meets with Congressman John Conyers, sponsor of "Reparations Bill" HR:40

Isaias Gamboa in Detroit, Michigan with Congressman, John Conyers
Isaias Gamboa (far right) at Cincinnati's Hebrew Union College with (r to l) Oscar nominated film Director, Lee Daniels, Rev. Jim Vickers, Richard "Dick" Weiland, Dr. C.W Newsome, Rabbi Dr. Gary P. Zola, Rev. Otis Moss Jr., and Gold Medal olympian, Harrison Dillard. 
Isaias Gamboa at Cincinnati's Hebrew Union College with Richard "Dick" Weiland
Isaias Gamboa meets with influential theologian, civil rights activist and close friend of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Rev. Otis Moss Jr. 
Isaias Gamboa with Rev. Otis Moss Jr. in Cleveland, Ohio 
Isaias Gamboa with Cincinnati chapter of the National Action Network president, Bishop Bobby Hilton
Isaias Gamboa with influential lobbyist, Richard "Dick" Weiland and Sarah Weiss, Director of the Cincinnati Jewish Community Relations Council and Executive Director of the Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education.
Isaias Gamboa with editor in chief of the Cincinnati Herald , Dan Yount.
Isaias Gamboa meets with Civil Rights Activists, Andrew Young and Dr. P Eric Abercrumbie
Isaias Gamboa with Dr. P. Eric Abercrumbie at "Men Of Honor" Award Ceremony - Cincinnati, Ohio
Isaias Gamboa with humanitarian and business leader, Edgar Smith (center) and Cincinnati Pops Conductor, John Morris Russell.
Isaias Gamboa with Civil Rights Activist, Civil Rights Hall of Fame inductee and Freedom Rider, Betty Rosemond Daniels, Dr. P. Eric Abercrumbie and Michelle Rosemond


We Shall Overcome: Sacred Song on the Devil's Tongue Author, Isaias Gamboa reveals The shocking, untold story of Louise Shropshire - the uncredited African American author of "We Shall Overcome" - the iconic freedom song which the US Library of Congress calls "The Most Influential song of the 20th Century"



"Magnificent! A sheer work of brilliance! History in song, truth, poetry and reality in song. Such wisdom is so rare these days. Thank you, Lord for this blessing. We shall overcome if we can be exposed to truth, and the truth will set us free."   -Rev. Cecil Chip Murray

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