In 1981, Pat Kramer was awarded first place in United Press International’s (UPI) Tom Phillips Awards for a story she reported on called “Breakdancing” while working as a broadcast journalist for WFNX FM radio in Boston.
In 2001, she received a commendation recognizing her volunteer efforts as a board member for the 2000 Montrose-Verdugo City Chamber of Commerce in Montrose, CA. The award was presented by Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich.
In 2008, Pat was presented with a Community Recognition Award for her years of service for the Sunland – Tujunga Neighborhood Council (where she later was elected to serve on the board). She has also served on the Montrose-Verdugo City Chamber of Commerce board, where she was recognized by the California State Assembly for her service.