Serving the Dublin City School District Community since 2006.

Welcome Warehouse is inspired by God's love to offer help & hope to those of us who are temporarily in need.

About Us

Our Mission 

"Welcome Warehouse is inspired by God's love to offer help and hope to those of us who are temporarily in need."

Welcome Warehouse provides support to Dublin City and School District residents who are struggling to meet basic needs because of job loss, underemployment, health crises, or other challenges.  We work closely with Dublin City Schools, local churches and social service organizations that refer families for assistance. We help meet basic needs so families can thrive.

Our programs and services include:

Welcome Warehouse Free Shop

Holiday Adopt-A-Family Program

Emergency Household Assistance

Bed Donation Program

Back-To-School Outreach

Student Assistance Fund


Jean Griffith, Executive Director

Karen Coad, Storage Coordinator


2019 Board of Directors:

April King, President

Julie Fletcher, Founder

Laura Troup, Secretary

Melissa Stutz, Treasurer

Tanya Rosier, Asst. Treasurer

Amanda Blake

Sean Cotter

​Amber Gibbs

Suzanne Hicks

​Claire Houpt

Chad Howard

Tracey Miller

Shelley Walter

Clairanne Porter, Board Fellow

Linda Swearingen, Emeritus

​Kaitlin McNeish, Advisory

Founding Principles

1. All people are created in the image of God and should be treated with dignity and respect.

2. Love your neighbor as you love yourself.

3. All people are welcome regardless of race, national origin, religion, socio-economic status, gender, or color.

4. Because all people have value, no judgment is passed; we give with no strings attached.

5. We believe in providing volunteer opportunities to the families we serve.

6. We believe in giving a hand up in order to provide hope for the future.

7. We are committed to sound stewardship of everything we receive.