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MA Attorney General, Andrea Campbell, speaks about OCH.

MA Attorney General, Andrea Campbell, speaks about OCH.

We were so honored to have Attorney General Andrea Campbell speak, not only because she is such a committed advocate for underserved children and families, but also because she has lived experience in the foster care and justice system.

MA Governor Maura Healey endorses OCH

MA Governor Maura Healey endorses OCH

"This is an organization that is about leveling the playing field for children and families that need it most, to improve their lives and help set them up for success. You cannot go wrong with that." ~ Maura Healey

One mother’s story.

One mother’s story.

This is the story of a single mother who soon after becoming very sick with a cancer that was difficult to cure, lost her job and with it, her insurance. Ultimately this resulted in her falling behind on her bills, losing her home and her supports.    Becoming...

How OCH started.

How OCH started.

One day, a stranger overheard a conversation and jumped in to help. That simple act led to a realization that others would want to help too, if only they knew about the poverty struggles children and families in the system face, which could be alleviated if only a...

We made the list!

We made the list!

What does OCH's Executive Director, Anne Bader-Martin, have in common with president-elect of Guatemala, Simone Biles and Taylor Swift? They are among 100 people chosen by Worth Magazine for their annual list of world-wide changemakers. These are 100 innovators "who...

The Good People Fund and One Can Help

The Good People Fund and One Can Help

Listen to Naomi Eisenberger, Founding Executive Director of The Good People Fund, speak with Anne Bader-Martin about One Can Help.      OCH is also honored to be highlighted in their 2020 Annual Report. Read the full article  

Poverty Is the Elephant in the Courtroom

Poverty Is the Elephant in the Courtroom

Racial injustice, inequities and the law are all intertwined. (This article, written by Anne Bader-Martin, was published by the American Bar Association.) One day, a juvenile-court-appointed attorney sat in a Dunkin’ Donuts across from her pregnant 15-year-old client...

Real people

Real people

A teen, a mother, a social worker, a lawyer, and Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, speak about One Can Help in 2018.

Simmons College project

Simmons College project

One Can Help is grateful to Simmons College students who created this wonderful video. We can accomplish great things if we work together!