Our Team

Rebbetzin Miriam Gefen

Rebbetzin Miriam Gefen

Senior Educator, Aish Manchester

Miriam grew up in London, and attended Hasmonean High school. Upon completion of Hasmonean, Miriam attended Bnos Chava seminary in Jerusalem, where she studied Jewish philosophy and Jewish thought.

Whilst living in Israel, Miriam worked for Birthright Israel Shabbat experience. Leading the Shabbatons together with Zvi and then directing follow up after the trip. Whist in Israel Miriam enjoyed hosting large crowds for Shabbos. This then to lead to the development of her ice cream business, Scoops.

Since moving to Whitefield, Manchester in 2014, together with their children, their home has been a hub of activity.

Miriam has a wealth of experience teaching brides and pre - marriage classes. She is extremely passionate about sharing perspectives on relationships, parenting and marriage.

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