Saudi Damac Club entered the Guinness Book of Records, as it announced on Twitter, on Saturday.
On the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the club posted a photo of a Guinness Book of Records certificate, which it claimed it earned after mobilizing its followers to send almost 19,000 donation notes in one hour.
“We participated in the competition for good with the Will Association on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, and we were confident in our dedicated fans to place our mark in the Guinness Book of Records,” the club stated in a statement about the photo.
it clarified, “We made our milestone with 19,649 letters of donation in an hour, and we received the certificate. Thank you for your continued support.”
Damac Club was established in the Khamis Mushait Governorate in southwestern Saudi Arabia in 1972.
The club has not won local football championships, but it is one of the most prominent Saudi clubs in boxing and athletics.