Our Mission

The Willie Stargell Foundation supports kidney disease research and patient care with funds raised through our annual Willie Stargell Celebrity Golf Tournaments and from generous public and private donations.

Board of Directors

Margaret Weller-Stargell, President
Michelle Hackman, Event Director

Board Members
Arthur Culbreath, Chair
David H. Davis, Vice Chair
Natalie Davis, Treasurer
JoAnne Fox, Secretary
L.S. "Bo" Dean Jr.
Tracy Conlon
Tim Gardner
Buddy Lewis
James McCabe, MD
Kevin McClatchy
Joe Morgan
Beth Quinn
Tom Reich
Janet Rose
Jonathan Stargell
David Stewart
Frances Weller
Tony Womack

2014 Grant Recipients

The Foundation was honored to award $60,000 in grants in March 2014, and continues to help ease the financial burden of ever-increasing medical costs for those patients suffering from kidney disease, thanks in large part to funds raised at our 11th Annual Willie Stargell Celebrity Golf Tournament held in November 2013.

Grant Recipients Include:

  • Willie “Pops” Stargell Kidney Dialysis Center at New Hanover Regional Medical Center
  • UNC-Chapel Hill Kidney Transplant Program
  • Duke University Kidney Transplant Program
  • DaVita Dialysis Emergency Kidney Fund