The OTP team headed to Cradles to Crayons as part of OTP in the Community
As part of On-Time Payroll's corporate responsibility effort, "OTP in the Community", the OTP Team spent a recent Saturday volunteering at Cradles to Cradles in Brighton, MA. Cradles to Crayons provides Boston-area children from ages 0-12 in low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive, such as clothing, books and toys. The OTP team spent the day sorting winter clothing, preparing around 250 packs of of donated hats and gloves to be sent out to children in need.
According to the charity, 305,000 Massachusetts children under the age of 13 live in low-income or poverty-stricken households. Each year more than 100,000 Massachusetts children experience homelessness. If you would like to learn more about Cradles to Crayons, and how to work with them to assist these children, visit https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston.