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Eli Rabani

Receptionist

Eli Rabani was the spiritual and cultural leader of the Jewish community of Florence in the city of Siena, Italy during the years 2008-2014. In this capacity, he was responsible for the religious and cultural aspects of the community and for the teaching of Judaism. He taught Hebrew and Judaism to children and adults, organized meetings with school students at the ancient synagogue of Siena in order to create familiarity with the Jewish religion, and represented the Jewish community to the Siena local authorities. Prior to that, Eli worked for many years with people with special needs. He is a qualified alternative medicine therapist and a reflexologist. Eli holds a bachelor's degree in Jewish philosophy from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a teaching certificate for Israeli high schools.