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Tumbully Testimonials!

Two-time Grammy nominee Jimmy Mattingly has been called one of the top fiddle players in the world, and has been playing with 7 time CMA Entertainer of the Year, Garth Brooks for over 25 years. Jimmy has also toured with Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, Trisha Yearwood, and Steve Wariner to name a few. Jimmy has enlisted the top Studio musicians in the industry to record on the Tumbully album, and has taken a personal interest in the message and potential of the Adventures of Timmy Tumbully Foundation.

Emmy award-winning director Steve Feldman has worked with talent as diverse as Bill Nye, Linda Ellerbee, Bill Maher and Elmo for PBS, CBS, Disney, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, Comedy Central, MSNBC and Discovery. His work on “Sesame Street” (including shows with Garth Brooks and Diana Krall) earned him an Emmy Award and six Emmy nominations, while his efforts with “Barney and Friends”, “The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss", "The Nick News" and “The Christopher Lowell Show” contributed to six additional Emmy awards and nominations. Steven’s other credits include "Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher", "Lazy Town", and the musical theatre production for Walden Media, "Rock Odyssey".

James Richardson is a recording artist, arranger, session singer, songsmith, and bandleader based in Nashville, TN. James was cast in the lead role of Timmy Tumbully in the original cast of Tumbully the Musical, and was also recognized by the Nashville Industry Music Awards (NIMA) in 2020.

James was described by Peter Eldridge as “one of those rare people who has it all going on - talent beyond measure, a uniquely compelling vocal sound, [and] an openness and creativity weaving through his singing and songwriting.”

Founder Kati Hendricks with therapy horses Benny and Ezekiel!

Benny and 'Zeke' are retired Fort Lauderdale mounted police horses, donated to the Timmy Tumbully Foundation in 2019. They live at a beautiful ranch in Davie, FL.
The Timmy Tumbully Foundation is also partnering with equestrian communities in Nashville, TN and nationwide to expand our "You Belong" Anti-Bullying Camps...
creating a safe haven where families and victims of bullying can spend time bonding with these gentle giants.

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Your invaluable support drives initiatives that provide children the opportunity to experience the transformative power of music and storytelling, as well as life-changing encounters at our equine therapy camps.

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CEO Kati Hendricks on WSM Radio Live at the Opry talking withDevon O'Day about the upcoming "You Belong" camp

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