Literary Circle


Join our San Gabriel and Pomona Valley community in ensuring the continuance of the Jewish Book Festival each year.


The Literary Circle contribute supportive funds to bring new books and awarding-winning authors to our community. And, ensure that these wonderful community events can continue to be offered at little or no charge. 


Literary Circle Contribution categories:

People of the Book ($5,000 and higher)

Editor ($3,600 to $4,999)

Author ($2,500 to $3,599)

Scholar ($1,000 to $2,499)                                                                                     

Librarian ($500 to $999)

Scribe ($300 to $499)

Reader ($180 to $299)

of Jewish books

Since the Jewish Book Festival was founded in the San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys in 1999, hundreds of our local community members have read thousands of books about Jewish themes and/or written by Jewish authors.

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Our Mission

Build and strengthen Jewish life in our community and represent the Jewish voice on issues that impact our greater community.

Building our community

We lead, build, and strengthen our dynamic local Jewish community, and represent its interests and concerns.

Helping those in need

We ensure that members of our local Jewish community facing difficult times, crisis, or hardship can turn to us for support.

Jewish life and learning

We support, strengthen, and build a vibrant Jewish community through a wide range of cultural and educational offerings.