Pat Singleton received the Soroptimist Award in 2002, acknowledging her efforts of working with women in the community.


Each year, the Zonta Club of KW makes a special event of honouring women in Waterloo Region. In March of 2002, Pat Singleton was recognized for her work in the Cambridge Community.

Leadership of Waterloo Region

Leadership Waterloo Region’s core program is its Community Leadership Development program which was developed in 2000 by a group of community leaders from our local Chambers of Commerce, Community Foundations and Volunteer Centres.
The core program provides emerging community leaders with the opportunity to hone their leadership skills and increase their understanding of the complex issues our community faces.
Pat Singleton & Bonnie Dion are both graduates of this program

Women of Distinction

The YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Program is an inspirational and exciting celebration of talent, achievement, imagination and innovation, honouring Cambridge women who have made a unique and exemplary contribution to the development of others in our community. The annual presentation of these awards reflects the commitment to increase public recognition of these women who have earned our admiration and respect.

CSHFB Staff who have received the Women of Distinction Award:

  • Pat Singleton
  • June Anderson
  • Bonnie Dion
  • Dianne McLeod
  • Pattiesue Simsons
  • Suzy Barrow