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“The wind of Heaven is that which blows between a Horse’s Ears”
Arabian proverb
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“The wind of Heaven is that which blows between a Horse’s Ears”
Arabian proverb
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“The wind of Heaven is that which blows between a Horse’s Ears”
Arabian proverb
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“The wind of Heaven is that which blows between a Horse’s Ears”
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Founders

Dr. Larry Fedewa is a veteran horseman, beginning with his youth on a farm and later as a Riding Master at a boys’ camp during summers in college and continuing to the present as owner of an active horse farm. He also brings his extensive experience as a business owner, author, and broadcast executive and personality to this project. He has founded over 20 organizations during his career, including an experimental college in Kansas City and a school for computer programmers and consultants in the Philippines. He is a Senior Fellow at Frontiers of Freedom (a Washington D.C. think tank) author of three books and 500 weekly columns for the Washington Times and the Richfield Press. He presently appears on three weekly podcasts on Torch TV and FF.org.

Kirsten A. Fedewa is president of a boutique communications and public relations firm,

Kirsten Fedewa & Associates, L.L.C. The firm has experience at the highest levels of government, and in political, media, and sports/entertainment circles.

The firm’s client roster includes former Presidential Candidate Mike Huckabee (AR) for whom she secured an estimated $400 million in free media. Other client solutions include working with The New York Times and The Atlantic Monthly on special events. She also hosted a V.I.P. screening at the Motion Picture Association of America for the movie blockbuster, Act of Valor, and managed a two-year, 12-city media campaign for the U.S. Chamber Foundation.  The firm also represents renowned tenor Anthony Kearns and his internationally acclaimed group, The Irish Tenors, securing multi-million-dollar celebrity appearances on television and the world’s most prominent stages. High profile audiences have included two U.S. Presidents, Pope Francis I, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, U.S. elected officials and foreign dignitaries.  Fedewa has organized celebrity appearances for Mr. Kearns with the NFL, NBA, and the world of international thoroughbred racing, including the Breeders’ Cup, The Preakness Stakes, and at Saratoga.

Since 2009, her firm has held bipartisan tributes at prominent venues, including Salamander Resort in Middleburg, The Embassy of New Zealand, The Capitol Hill Club, and more with military nonprofit partners for veterans and those who serve in Congress.

Lyle Kraft is a nationally recognized expert in the recruiting and funding of colleges and foundations. He has assisted hundreds of institutions in the planning, hiring and execution of their programs to attract both human and financial resources. He has a no-nonsense style, but also the vision to create the organization as it will be as a result of his efforts. He and Dr. Fedewa have worked together many times.  

Cedarwood is a Virginia nonprofit corporation. It is not a 501(c)(3) charity of foundation under the Internal Revenue Code. Our services and facilities are designed to assist the 501(c)(3) charities and foundations we partner with in alignment with their missions.

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