Great Jewish Americans - California Jewish Pioneers

Date: January 14, 2018  - Time: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Merage JCC Show map
Contact: Geri DormanPhone: 949.435.3400, ext. 303Email:

Great Jewish Americans - California Jewish Pioneers

Sunday, January 14, 4 - 5:30 p.m.

Presented by John Rothmann

Discover how the Jewish identity of early California pioneering Jews impacted the creation of successful businesses such as Levi Strauss, MJB Coffee, and Wells Fargo Bank.

John Rothmann a Merage JCC favorite presenter, is a radio personality who lectures internationally and is the author of 2 highly acclaimed books. He is on the faculty of the Fromm Institute of the University of San Francisco and is a direct descendent with extensive knowledge of the early California Jewish pioneers.


$10 JCC members, $12 public, $14 at the door. $50 priority seating with reception.