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Guidance & Advice

Michlalah is proud to offer more than a decade of service for its Machal graduates throughout the world.

The continuum of relationship between Michlalah and its students has added a new and vital dimension. The unique atmosphere Michlalah provides in Israel, for its present students, is expanded with this service.

Mrs. Dina Schoonmaker

Mrs. Dina Schoonmaker has a Bachelors degree from Michlalah in Judaic Studies and English and an M.A. in Jewish History. She is rich in experience as a veteran staff member and as one of the original Rakazot, Machal student-mentors. A sought-after speaker throughout Israel and in the United States, Mrs. Schoonmaker teaches the entire Machal and serves as Senior Consultant.

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Phone: 011-972-2-579-1126

Sundays,  7:30pm – 11:00pm

Wednesdays, 5:30pm – 7:30 pm
(Leave a message if busy)

Mrs. Rivka Yudin

Mrs. Yudin is rich in experience, having served as Machal Rakezet and as a Senior Mechanechet at the Stella K. Abrahams High School for Girls. She is the Director of NCSY’s famed Michlelet program. Mrs Yudin is a Machal Instructor, mentor for many of our students and is the Student Coordinator for Machal.


Phone: 011-972-2-641-6522
USA Line: 718-689-1353

Sundays & Thursdays, 9pm–10:30pm

*Please note: All times are Israel time.

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