HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC); received on Sunday, January 5th 2014, players and members of Almajd Sports Club, chaired by Mr. Hashim Alqifary, at KHC headquarters.
Prince Alwaleed met with Mr. Alqifary who was accompanied by the team’s delegation. The two discussed the latest updates of the club and its achievements. The Prince stressed the need to support sports and the athletes as well as the development of clubs in Saudi Arabia and to encourage the young generation to hone its athletic skills and invest their time in useful activities.
As a form of encouragement, Prince Alwaleed awarded the club members and players a total of SR110,000 for the club’s budget. In response to the team’s request, Prince Alwaleed also donated a bus for the use of the club. This honor comes as the clubs Team achieved first place in the Football Championship held in Almadinah Province and in addition to other accomplishments in gymnastics and tennis.
In conclusion to the event, Mr. Alqifary thanked Prince Alwaleed for his support and his constant encouragement to clubs and sport federations in Saudi Arabia. Furthermore, the team presented a trophy to Prince Alwaleed in recognition of his continued support of the sports and athletes.