Job Opportunity: Wellspring Shoppe Coordinator

wellspringJOB TITLE: Wellspring Shoppe Coordinator

Position Statement: The Coordinator of the Wellspring Shoppe, will be responsible for the operational success of the organization’s free clothing bank located at 1210 Broadway Avenue in Fort Wayne. The Coordinator will work closely with the Wellspring Shoppe Assistant and multiple volunteers to ensure program delivery in an efficient and caring manner

Category: Regular, Part time (13.5 – 18 hours per week)

  • Mondays (9:45am-2:15pm)
  • Tuesdays (1:45pm-6:15pm)
  • Thursdays (9:45am-2:15pm)
  • Second Saturday of each month (8:45am-1:15pm)

Reports to: Executive Director

Position Description:

  • Oversees the operations of the Wellspring Shoppe, a free clothing bank open to those who access centrally located food pantries and those referred by local human service organizations;
  • Supervises the Wellspring Shoppe Assistant and completes annual evaluations;
  • Leads the program in internal evaluations and ensure program operations are streamlined;
  • Interacts with the community to solicit support in terms of clothing donations, volunteer support and financial gifts;
  • Recruits volunteers and ensures volunteers receive adequate orientation, training and supervision;
  • Develops meaningful collaborative relationships with other community organizations;
  • Is responsible for the processing of those who access the Wellspring Shoppe and for collecting and summarizing data in reports as required;
  • Supports the marketing efforts of the Wellspring Shoppe; and
  • Provides reports and attends Board, staff, committee and community meetings as required.


  • Minimum of at least an Associates Degree; Preferred, a BA / BS Degree.
  • History of excelling in leadership positions;
  • Demonstrated ability in working in a collaborative way with community organizations;
  • Experience working with volunteers and a commitment to volunteer leadership and involvement;
  • Exceptional management ability;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • An understanding of information technology;
  • Sensitivity and respect to diversity;
  • Understanding and strong support of Wellspring’s Cultural Creed; and
  • Valid driver’s license and insurance as required

Interested parties may e-mail their resume (and cover letter) to Lara Schreck, Wellspring Shoppe Coordinator at or to Jennifer Kasmier, Executive Director at

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