Become a Film Festival Underwriter

Ticket sales cover only 25% of the cost of the San Diego Jewish Film Festival. We rely on the generous support of people like you for the majority of our funding. Because you enjoy our programs, we hope that you will become an Underwriter and support us beyond ticket sales. You can make your donation to the San Diego Jewish Film Festival by mail or by phone.

To make your gift by phone, call: 858.362.1330.

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

For more information on supporting the San Diego Jewish Film Festival, please contact Jessica Levy: 858.362.1355 or jessical@lfjcc.org


Underwriter Options

ALL CATEGORIES

• Two Underwriter passes ("Fan" receives one) with early admittance.
• Exclusive Underwriter Preview party & screening
• Name listed in Film Festival brochure
• Name recognition on Underwriter lobby posters
• Admittance to Underwriter Hospitality Lounge
• Priority notice of special film programs
• Underwriter Kick-Off event & screening

PRESENTING SPONSOR: $25,000

Underwriter benefits for all categories plus:

• Two full access passes to ALL CJC programs or events, including: Book Fair, Performing Arts, Jewish Education, Yom Limmud, Library, Gotthelf Art Gallery and J*Company Youth Theatre.
• Advertising slide at each film screening.
• Opportunity for Sponsor to officially welcome guests to festival.
• Special recognition on banners and in all printed materials, including festival programs and brochure.
• Two companion tickets to Underwriter Kick-Off and Exclusive Underwriter Preview events.
• Four companion tickets to film of choice during festival.
• “Name in Lights” in slide presentation before every film.
• Sunday Brunch with the Filmmakers for two.
• Four tickets to all of the mid-season film screenings.

LEADING PLAYER: $10,000
(Sponsor a Venue)

Underwriter benefits for all categories plus:

• Two full access passes to any one CJC program or event, including: Book Fair, Performing Arts, Jewish Education, Yom Limmud, Library, Gotthelf Art Gallery and J*Company Youth Theatre.
• Advertising slide at each film screening.
• Opportunity for Sponsor to officially welcome guests at sponsored venue.
• Special recognition on customized lobby poster displayed at sponsored venue, as well as recognition in festival brochure.
• Two companion tickets to Underwriter Kick-Off and Exclusive Underwriter Preview events.
• Four companion tickets to film of choice during festival.
• “Name in Lights” in slide presentation before every film.
• Sunday Brunch with the Filmmakers for two.
• Four tickets to all of the mid-season film screenings at the JCC.

SUPERNOVA: $5,000
(Sponsor a Film Component or Event)

Underwriter benefits for all categories plus:

• Advertising slide at each film screening.
• Opportunity for Sponsor to officially welcome guests at film component or event.
• Special recognition in festival brochure for sponsored film component or event.
• Two companion tickets to Underwriter Kick-Off and Exclusive Underwriter Preview events.
• Four companion tickets to film of choice during festival.
• “Name in Lights” in slide presentation before every film.
• Sunday Brunch with the Filmmakers for two.
• Four tickets to all of the mid-season film screenings at the JCC.

SUPERSTAR: $3,000
(Sponsor a Film)

Underwriter benefits for all categories plus:

• Special recognition during "curtain speech" of sponsored film.
• Special recognition in festival brochure for sponsored film component or event.
• Two companion tickets to Underwriter Kick-Off and Exclusive Underwriter Preview events.
• Four companion tickets to film of choice during festival.
• “Name in Lights” in slide presentation before every film.
• Sunday Brunch with the Filmmakers for two.
• Two tickets to all of the mid-season film screenings at the JCC.

STAR: $2,000

Underwriter benefits for all categories plus:

• Two companion tickets to Underwriter Kick-Off and Exclusive Underwriter Preview events.
• Four companion tickets to film of choice during festival.
• “Name in Lights” in slide presentation before every film.
• Sunday Brunch with the Filmmakers for two.
• Two tickets to all of the mid-season film screenings.

PRODUCER: $1,300

Underwriter benefits for all categories plus:

• Two companion tickets to film of choice during the festival.
• “Name in Lights” in slide presentation before every film.
• Sunday Brunch with the Filmmakers for two.
• Two tickets to two of the mid-season film screenings at the JCC (four tickets total).

DIRECTOR: $800

Underwriter benefits for all categories plus:

• "Name in Lights" in slide presentation before every film.
• Sunday Brunch with the filmmakers for two.
• Two tickets to two of the mid-season film screenings at the JCC (four tickets total).

CAST: $550

Underwriter Benefits for All Categories as listed at top of page.


FAN: $360

Underwriter Benefits for All Categories as listed at top of page.

• Plus one companion ticket to the Underwriter Kick-Off and Exclusive Underwriter Preview events.

Fair Market Value: $12 for each film attended, plus $15 for each reception attended.
The San Diego Jewish Film Festival is a 501(c)(3) organization.
Contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law.


The SDJFF is part of the San Diego Center for Jewish Culture (SDCJC) at the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS in La Jolla, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. SDJFF aims to educate and illuminate by offering an array of evocative films that depict the international Jewish experience in original, entertaining, and challenging ways never seen before.