Mark WahlbergMark Wahlberg

Dorchester, Massachusetts


Actor and musician Mark Wahlberg has seen his share of success, starring in such films as A Perfect Storm, Three Kings, Rock Star and Planet of the Apes. But the talented artist remembers where he got his start: at the Colonel Daniel Marr Boys & Girls Club. There he found the guidance and support of program director Mike Joyce. Wahlberg continues to be involved with Boys & Girls Clubs of America, supporting national initiatives and working with the TEENSupreme® Keystone program. He also established the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation to improve the quality of life for inner city youth through partnerships with other youth organizations, including Boys & Girls Clubs.