Sharona Margolin Halickman
Torat Reva Yerushalayim
Sharona made aliya in August 2004 from Riverdale, NY. She has a BA in Judaic Studies and an MS in Jewish Education from Yeshiva University. Prior to making aliya, Sharona served as the first Madricha Ruchanit at The Hebrew Institute of Riverdale with Rabbi Avi Weiss where she was involved in teaching numerous female converts. Sharona lives in Jerusalem and is the founder and director of Torat Reva Yerushalayim www.toratreva.org, a non-profit organization that provides Torah study groups to students of all ages and backgrounds. Sharona is also a member of Beit Hillel.
Sample lecture topics:
"Judaism and the Environment"
"The Female Prophetesses"
"Did Korach introduce BDS?"
"Shopping for Pesach and the Kitniyot Issue"
"The key to keeping Israeli society happy (The Mitzvah of Respecting the Elderly)"
"Infertility in the Tanach"
"Baali vs. Ishi (My husband vs. My master)"
I am flexible with other topics relating to Women in Judaism and Settling the Land of Israel as well
Times of Israel
Beit Hillel and Kolech websites
The Lion of Yerushalayim, in Mitzvah Stories, Author
Parsha Points: Torah from the Land of Israel, Author
Lehiyot Isha Yehudia (Kolech, Hebrew)
Sample of teaching:
The whole community including teens and the elderly
I am flexible