BOSTON (CBS) – Myra Kraft may be gone, but her spirit is very much alive.
Myra, the late wife of Patriots owner Robert Kraft, was known as a woman who was a giver who was always volunteering for causes dear to her heart.READ MORE: Rep. Stephen Lynch: 'We Have To Get To An Agreement' On Stalled Infrastructure Bill
On Wednesday, 16 people were recognized as exceptional volunteers in their communities, receiving the Myra Kraft Community MVP awards.READ MORE: Man Runs Off With 'High-Value' Diamond Necklace From Swansea Jewelry Store
Of the 16, one grand prize winner got $25,000 for the non-profit organization where they volunteer.
Five others got $10,000 and the other ten got $2,500.MORE NEWS: State Workers Face Sunday Deadline To Get COVID Vaccine Or Risk Losing Jobs
So, everyone is a winner.