Corona Chronicles

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Not Just Surviving...

On their arrival to Israel,

Machal spent their 14 obligatory quarantine days celebrating both Sukkos and the priceless opportunity to begin their year in Eretz Yisrael.

 

...But Thriving

Their individual needs were all taken care of as they enjoyed a jam-packed schedule of Torah learning, special programming, visits from our faculty, and getting to know each other.

  A Day in Bidud...

  Quarantine in Color...

A Stocked Dira

A Stocked Dira

Girls arrived to welcoming, fully stocked dirot.

First Night Activity!

First Night Activity!

Each dira prepared a big GOALS poster with the help of special supplies and magazine clippings.

Visits from Staff

Visits from Staff

Students had a steady flow of visitors as many teachers and campus staff came to visit! (Pictured: Mrs. Nava Feigenbaum, Head of Chesed)

Erev Yom Tov

Erev Yom Tov

Our Machal girls taking photos in their beautifully decorated Sukkahs on Erev Yom Tov!

Ein Od Milvado

Ein Od Milvado

Machal Bet decorated huge canvases to enhance their sukkahs!

Special Speaker: Rav Gav Friedman

Special Speaker: Rav Gav Friedman

The much sought-after Rav Gav Friedman came to share divrei Torah and simcha with each sukkah on campus!

Bidud Yomi

Bidud Yomi

We took the opportunity to learn a perek of Koheles daily and finish the sefer by the end of quarantine!

Machal's Green Country Students

Machal's Green Country Students

Our students from green countries ate their meals together in a beautiful sukkah.

Na Nach Truck!

Na Nach Truck!

Motzei Yom Tov kicked off with a music truck that travelled our campus and was enjoyed live and over Zoom!

Staff Programming

Staff Programming

Staff members came to join the girls in their night-time programming.

Chol Hamoed Concert!

Chol Hamoed Concert!

Yosef Chaim Shwekey visited each bidud dira and gave them a special performance!

Chol Hamoed Concert!

Chol Hamoed Concert!

Michlalah Students, Staff and Alumnae took part in a special concert with Yosef Chaim Shwekey!

Chaburas with Staff

Chaburas with Staff

Different teachers came every morning to give chaburas to the girls.

Sukkah Time!

Sukkah Time!

Students relaxed and spent down-time in their sukkahs.

Zoom Shiurim

Zoom Shiurim

Shiurim and programming were available to our students over Zoom and live!

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