About the Center for Jewish Culture

The San Diego Center for Jewish Culture (CJC) is housed at the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS, and is the largest local institution solely dedicated to exploring the Jewish experience through the arts.

The mission of the San Diego Center for Jewish Culture is to offer an array of entertaining and enriching cultural, educational and artistic programming which brings the community together to connect with Jewish heritage, identity, experiences and values. CJC is committed to providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for San Diego's entire community.

The CJC offers a wide variety of programs that explore cultural identities and perspectives, promote cross cultural understanding, foster ideas of cultural appreciation and respect, and highlight human themes of family, tolerance, compassion and hope. Approximately 40,000 tickets are sold or provided annually to residents, visitors, and students for San Diego Center for Jewish Culture events.

CJC PROGRAMS & DEPARTMENTS:
Arts & Ideas
CJC In The Mix
Gotthelf Art Gallery
Holocaust Education Program
JCompany Youth Theatre
Jewish Education
San Diego Jewish Film Festival

CJC FACILITIES:
The 500-seat David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
The 10,000+ Volume Astor Judaica Library
The Gotthelf Art Gallery
The Holocaust Memorial Garden


Financial Information - Center for Jewish Culture (CJC)

Audited CJC Financial Statement 2017

Audited CJC Financial Statement 2016

Audited CJC Financial Statement 2015

Audited CJC Financial Statement 2014

Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax - Form 990 - 2015

Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax - Form 990 - 2014

Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax - Form 990 - 2013