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Kim Sheffer

Lifelong Learning Program Officer

Kim oversees all scholarships and education grants.

Kim manages the Community Foundation’s funds that offer scholarships and education grants. Born and raised in Berks County, Kim is a graduate of Exeter Township Senior High and Alvernia University.

After earning her Bachelor of Arts in early childhood education and elementary education, Kim was a teacher for five years.

She then spent 10 fulfilling years on the staff of the Reading Public Library, first as a Children’s Library Assistant, then as the Early Literacy Outreach Specialist, and finally as Senior Outreach Coordinator. In addition to working with library patrons of all ages, Kim served on the library’s Comic-Con and Staff Development Day committees. She facilitated library programs for seniors at Berks Encore, and Kim won multiple bake-off competitions among library staff!

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