Support the Library

Your tax-deductible donation to the Friends of the Jewish Community Library helps us develop the Library’s collections, increase cultural programs, extend services throughout the Bay Area, and ensure that Library services remain FREE and ACCESSIBLE to everyone. Your support has never been as important as it is today.

  • DONATE ONLINE: Make a secure donation online by clicking here or on the Donate button to the right. You can donate using your credit card without establishing a PayPal account. If you are making a contribution in someone’s honor or memory, or wish your gift to be applied to the Program FundBook Club Fund, the Jonathan Schwartz Book Acquisition Fund, Rose Katz Musical Enrichment Fund, or the newly created Miriam Rappaport Fund for Jewish Languages. Please click Notes on Donation on the final “Review your donation” page and fill in accordingly. You can also adopt a book or DVD—purchasing items on the Library’s wish list—by clicking here.
  • DONATE BY PHONE: You can also phone in your donation by calling 415.567.3327 x705.
  • DONATE BY MAIL: Send your check to:
    Friends of the Jewish Community Library
    1835 Ellis Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115

And there are other ways of helping the Library: volunteering, planning community events, and doing outreach. If you are interested in getting involved, please contact Howard Freedman at 415.567.3327 x705 or by email.

Thank you for your support!