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Bob Kraft hosts party for scholarship winners

Hamza Abdul.

Hamza Abdul.

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Patriots owner Robert Kraft hosted a party at his Chestnut Hill home to celebrate the recipients of Myra Kraft Legacy Fund scholarships. Among them was Hamza Abdul, who was born in Somalia, the youngest of 15 children. Abdul, who is a recent graduate of UMass Boston, said he learned about the MKLF scholarship at the Boys and Girls Club in Chelsea, which became something of a second home after the death of his mother. . . . The next day, the Pats owner attended an event celebrating the inaugural graduates of the Kraft Center for Community Health. The keynote speech was delivered by Partners in Health founder Paul Farmer.

Mark Shanahan can be reached at shanahan@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @MarkAShanahan. Meredith Goldstein can be reached at mgoldstein@globe.com. Follow her on Twitter @MeredithGoldste.
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