Holiday Inn Jeddah Gate Way Hotel hosted the Special Olympics team for intellectual disability (ID), the winner of 23 medals, part of theof Disabled Children's Association’ celebration of the international Disability Day. The ceremony was attended by HRH Prince Mishaal bin Majed bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Jeddah. The event was hosted in recognition of what the Saudi team has achieved including 10 gold medals in Olympics in Los Angeles 2015 World Championship.
The General Manager of the Holiday Inn Jeddah Gate Way hotel, WajdiAlSha’ar, expressed his delight in having his hotel be one of the first supporters of the team. He also added the hotel extends its welcome to all team’s players, coaches and administrators.
He pointed out that the presence of 10 of the world-class heroes in our hotel is an honor to our hotel. All of us at the hotel made sure to give them the proper welcome they deserve for they have made their country proud.
He then continued to say that “individuals with special needs have a very dear place in our hearts and are the responsibility of all members of society and they have as much rights as we do and that is what we believe and act upon in all AlHokair Group afflictions.”
For his part, head coach of the team, Dr. Na’eem Mahdi expressed his gratitude and happiness in the hotel services, and their sincere honoring ceremony."