Liz Trakeniski

Liz Trakeniski graduated Birmingham University school of education in 1976 and has a background of more than thirty five years of community work in England and Israel.  Following her coming to livein Israel in 1981 Liz worked on Project Renewal representing overseas communities (United Kingdom and Australia) as well as coordinating social rehabilitation programs in Jaffa. In 1986 Liz established the first independently run community center in the country, Rosh Pituach in Herzliya.

Her activities have included representing Israel abroad as an emissary and she is a board member and volunteer on two nonprofit organizations. Following several years as a volunteer in ESRA, she joined the staff in 1993 later becoming the executive director. ​Recently having left her position as​ Director of Community Investments at Matan - Investing in the Community​, Liz is now a consultant for NGOs and has also  entered the world of real estate in Israel.​

She is mother to Benji & Sharon, finds time, albeit limited, for film, study and watching tennis.

Magazine Volunteers on a Summers Evening

Magazine Volunteers on a Summer's Evening

by Liz Trakeniski

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The sounds of success!

The sounds of success!

by Liz Trakeniski

End of year celebrations of the Kadima club for disabled more ...
Yakirei Zion & “Yakira Lanu”

Yakirei Zion & “Yakira Lanu”

by Liz Trakeniski

South African immigrants have had a great impact on more ...
Getting well, with our ‘complements’

Getting well, with our ‘complements’

by Liz Trakeniski

Alternative medicine for pet Mishka achieved positive more ...
Robert Langbart 1930-2015

Robert Langbart 1930-2015

by Liz Trakeniski

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Abe Jaffe 1931-2015

Abe Jaffe 1931-2015

by Isabelle Jaffe, Liz Trakeniski

Abe Jaffe was a man with many talents, interests and more ...
Sara Elkes

Sara Elkes

by Liz Trakeniski

Here we meet Sara Elkes, who influenced the writer more ...
Sketches had us in stitches

Sketches had us in stitches

by Liz Trakeniski

For a relaxing evening of light entertainment Tziporela more ...
WITH STARS IN THEIR EYES

WITH STARS IN THEIR EYES

by Liz Trakeniski

A fine tribute to ESRA and the wonderful work done more ...
Esra Annual General Meeting 2007

Esra Annual General Meeting 2007

by Liz Trakeniski

Esra Annual General Meeting 2007 more ...
Recalling the Courage of the Refuseniks

Recalling the Courage of the Refuseniks

by Liz Trakeniski

A heartfelt recall of the bravery, determination and more ...
 
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