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Dear Supporters of Literacy,

California State University, San Bernardino, and Latino Literacy Now, founded by Edward James Olmos, are partnering with Kiwanis of Greater San Bernardino and Libreria Del Pueblo to bring back the Latino Book and Family festival for the sixth year at CSUSB and eleventh year in the Inland Empire. The event will bring award winning authors to the university to promote literacy and education in our communities. Our event will be held on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The program will feature regional and national authors who will make presentations, give readings and sign books. Our event will also include authors participating in Latino Literacy Now’s Award-Wining Latino Authors Tour. Entertaining cultural performances by young and seasoned musicians and dancers from various communities and schools in the southern California region will enhance the festivities.

Sincerely,

Danny Morales, Chair of John M. Pfau Library & Cesar Caballero, Co-chair of John M. Pfau Library

California State University, San Bernardino, 5500 University Parkway, San Bernardino 92407

2018 Inland Empire Festival Facts

WHEN:  Saturday, April 282018
HOURS:  10 am – 5 pm
FESTIVAL:  This will be our 66th Festival, 6th Annual Latino Book and Family Festival
PARKING: FREE parking in LOT D
ADDRESS:
California State University San Bernardino
Santos Manuel Student Union
5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, CA 92407
 
All activities include the following areas: 
  • EDUCATION
  • CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT
  • MEET THE AUTHORS
  • STORYTELLING
  • EXHIBITS
  • FOOD
  • WORKSHOPS
  • LATINO ESSAY & ART CONTEST
As an exhibitor/vendor at any of our festivals, you must fill out the application form and return to the corresponding address. To download the Festival package click here
Dear Potential Exhibitor/Vendor:
We are pleased to invite you to be exhibitor/vendor at our 6th Annual Latino Book and Family Festival on Saturday, April 28 to be held at Cal State San Bernardino in the Santos Manuel Student Union, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
This is a wonderful opportunity for your business/organization to connect with local families.
SET-UP for exhibitors/vendors for April 28th will start at 9 a.m. in the Student Union. Each participant will receive a 6ft table with two chairs.
Exhibitor/Vendor pricing: (includes 6ft table and two chairs) $75.00
Registration forms and payment should be sent to:
LBFF c/o Ericka Saucedo
5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, CA 92407
You will receive a confirmation e-mail and receipt. Unfortunately, we are unable to hold space without your payment. For further information, please e-mail latinobookfest@gmail.com Thank you for your loyal support of the Latino Book and Family Festival.
 
Sincerely,  
Danny Morales, Chair of John M. Pfau Library & Cesar Caballero, Co-chair of John M. Pfau Library
California State University, San Bernardino, 5500 University Parkway, San Bernardino 92407
Thank you for your interest in sponsoring this event. With your contributions, we are making a difference in our community, and we are very enthusiastic that our efforts will show results. Please click on the image to DOWNLOAD the Festival package.
Dear Potential Sponsor,
California State University, San Bernardino, and Latino Literacy Now, founded by Edward James Olmos, are partnering with Kiwanis of Greater San Bernardino and Libreria Del Pueblo to bring back the Latino Book and Family festival for the sixth year at CSUSB and eleventh year in the Inland Empire. The event will bring award­winning authors to the university to promote literacy and education in our communities. Our event will be held on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The program will feature regional and national authors who will make presentations, give readings and sign books. Our event will also include authors participating in Latino Literacy Now’s Award-Wining Latino Authors Tour. Entertaining cultural performances by young and seasoned musicians and dancers from various communities and schools in the southern California region will enhance the festivities.
Vendor booths for businesses and organizations that want to market directly to an expected crowd of nearly 5,000 people will be available. Sponsors will receive a promotional media campaign. Major sponsors will receive branding opportunities in our printed advertising and social media. All donations are tax deductible as we are a 501 ©3 organization.
Our rates are set to cover the costs of the festival and fund at least four scholarships. Please consider becoming our partner by becoming a sponsor. You will be making a lasting contribution that will promote the educational and cultural well-being of the Southern California region while promoting your business in a very positive light.
Sponsorship:
  • Premiere Sponsor……………………$20,000
  • Platinum Sponsor……………………$10,000
  • Gold Sponsor…………………………..$5,000
  • Silver Sponsor…………………………$2,500
  • Bronze Sponsor……………………….$1,500
  • Copper Sponsor………………………$1,000
Don’t miss out on the chance to make a memorable connection with thousands of potential customers! Proceeds will be used to fund scholarships and youth programs.
 
Sincerely,
Danny Morales, Chair of John M. Pfau Library & Cesar Caballero, Co-chair of John M. Pfau Library
California State University, San Bernardino, 5500 University Parkway, San Bernardino 92407
CSUSB John M. Pfau Library
California State University, San Bernardino
 
Specific questions on the Inland Empire Festival you can email us at: latinobookfest@gmail.com
 
VENDORS/EXHIBITORS CONTACT:
Ericka Saucedo
Phone: 909-537-3497
Fax: 909-537-7048 or
Email: latinobookfest@gmail.com
 
SPONSORS/PARTNERS CONTACT:
CSUSB Pfau Library
Attn: Inland Empire Latino Book & Family Festival
Phone: (909)-537-5102
Email: latinobookfest@gmail.com