BECOME A BOOK FEST UNDERWRITER

We are proud to be one of the largest and most respected Jewish Book Fests in the nation and the largest literary event in San Diego County. The 23 rd Annual San Diego Jewish Book Fest is excited to have received a makeover and will continue to highlight well-known authors and eminent thoughtleaders – bloggers, journalists and podcasters – who, not only have written books, but are making their mark in new and emerging media. Listed below are the various levels of Underwriting for your consideration.


You can make your donation to the San Diego Jewish Book Fair by mail or by phone.
To make your gift by phone, call Danielle Cohen at (858) 362-1330 or email daniellec@lfjcc.org.

To make your gift by mail, please make check payable to CJC and mail to:
San Diego Jewish Book Fair
Lawrence Family JCC, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037-1348

For more information on supporting the San Diego Jewish Book Fair, please contact Director of Development, Paige Pick: (858) 362-1355 or paigep@lfjcc.org.


23rd Annual San Diego Jewish Book Fest

Event Dates:
Foodies on the Farm takes place on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Leichtag Commons in Encinitas
23rd Annual San Diego Jewish Book Fest April 14 – April 20, 2018 in La Jolla at the JCC


The 2017-2018 Underwriter Benefits for all levels include:
Kickoff event and food tasting with chef and New York Times columnist David Tanis on November 6, 2017
Name recognition in the Book Fest brochure
Priority Underwriter seating
Invitation to exclusive Underwriter reception (date TBD)


Publisher: $25,000

  • Ten Book Fest Underwriter passes for spring dates
  • Ten all-access passes to Foodies on the Farm*
  • Opportunity to introduce a presentation of your choice (based on availability)
  • Recognition as exclusive Author Sponsor in printed materials
  • Reserved parking at evening lectures
  • Front-of-the-line pass for opening and closing night author signings
  • Two tickets to Carl Bernstein talk on November 11, 2017 with invitation to exclusive VIP Author Event*
  • A book signed by opening night and closing night authors

Fair Market Value $3,220


Teller of Tales: $10,000

  • Six Book Fest Underwriter passes for spring dates
  • Six all-access passes to Foodies on the Farm*
  • Recognition as exclusive Author Sponsor in printed materials
  • Reserved parking at evening Book Fest events at JCC
  • Front-of-the-line pass for opening and closing night author signings
  • Two tickets to Carl Bernstein talk on November 11, 2017 with invitation to exclusive VIP Author Event*
  • A book signed by opening night and closing night authors

Fair Market Value $1,620


Literary Circle: $5,000

  • Two Book Fest Underwriter passes for spring dates
  • Two all-access passes to Foodies on the Farm*
  • Recognition as a designated Author Sponsor in printed materials
  • Reserved parking at evening Book Fest events at JCC
  • Two tickets to Carl Bernstein talk on November 11, 2017 with invitation to exclusive VIP Author Event*
  • A book signed by opening night and closing night authors

Fair Market Value $820


People of the Book: $2,500

In honor of Zelda & Murray Goodman Memorial Lecture

  • Two Book Fest Underwriter passes for spring dates
  • Two all-access passes to Foodies on the Farm*
  • Recognition as a designated Daytime Author Sponsor in printed materials
  • Recognition as a sponsor of the Zelda & Murray Goodman Memorial Lecture
  • Two tickets to Carl Bernstein talk on November 11, 2017 with invitation to exclusive VIP Author Event*

Fair Market Value $790


Scholar: $1,000

  • Two Book Fest Underwriter passes for spring dates
  • Two tickets to Carl Bernstein talk on November 11, 2017 with invitation to exclusive VIP Author Event*
  • Two all-access passes to Foodies on the Farm*

Fair Market Value $790


Scribe: $550

  • Two Book Fest Underwriter passes for spring dates
  • 30% discount for Foodies on the Farm all-access pass

Fair Market Value $450


*Underwriter commitments must be made by October 23, 2017 to receive this benefit

For more information, contact Paige Pick at (858) 362-1355 or paigep@lfjcc.org

Click Here for a PDF of Underwriter Benefits