Pamela Vahle has been the chairwoman of the board for the Charles County Children’s Aid Society for the past eight years. Since 2013 she has worked with Navigant to secure funding for various volunteer activities performed by the Children’s Aid Society throughout the year. These activities include a Back to School drive, helping provide 1,500 children with book bags filled with school supplies, a Thanksgiving basket program providing 250 Thanksgiving meals to families each year, and the largest Christmas toy collection in the country – the Christmas Toy Connection program, that collects toys and provides them for 2,200 children. The total youth impacted since 2013 from these activities amounts to more than 19,000 children.