alg-donnie-wahlberg-jpgThe Genesis Cancer Care Institute and Gilda’s Club Quad Cities are proud to present Donnie Wahlberg as the keynote speaker for the 7th Annual Intimate Conversations fundraiser to benefit Gilda’s Club Quad Cities.

Donnie Wahlberg is an artist who knows no limits, and his diverse career proves just that. As the star of the hit TV show Blue Bloods on CBS, the Executive Producer of five-television shows, as well as the engine behind New Kids On The Block, Donnie has captured the attention of audiences worldwide.

Along with his current TV hit Blue Bloods, Wahlberg’s television credits include miniseries Path to 9/11, the award-winning miniseries Band of Brothers, The Kill Point and Boomtown.

Wahlberg is the Executive Producer of the Emmy nominated unscripted series Wahlburgers, a behind-the-scenes look at the titular restaurant owned by his brother Paul Wahlberg as well as both Donnie and Mark. Along with his wife Jenny McCarthy, he Executive Produces and stars in Donnie Loves Jenny. Other shows include The Wahlbergs which is in development at ABC, Rock The Boat, and prior to that Boston’s Finest.

Wahlberg’s film career includes the project Bullet which is what lit the spark to pursue the craft of acting. He has co-starred in Ransom, Righteous Kill, Zookeeper and independent film, Southie. Other film credits include Saw II Annapolis and the independent film, Marilyn Hotchkiss’ Ballroom Dancing & Charm School, and The Sixth Sense. Wahlberg also co-wrote and co-starred in the feature What Doesn’t Kill You.

Wahlberg was born August 17 in Boston and is the eighth of nine children.

Please join us in welcoming Donnie Wahlberg on Friday, April 8th at the River Center in downtown Davenport for the Luncheon ($55)! Tables of 8 may be purchased for $440. The Meet & Greet is sold out, but you can still hear Donnie speak by attending the luncheon.

For more information or to purchase tickets over the phone, please call Gilda’s Club at 563-326-7504.

Tickets are now sold out.

Special thank you to our sponsors for making this event possible:
Genesis Cancer Care Institute
Wells Fargo
Mid States Transmission Parts
WQAD News Channel 8