Community Supports Crye-Leike’s Crayons for Kids School Supplies Drive

Lebanon, Tenn. – The community donated generously to Crye-Leike, Realtors’ Crayons for Kids school supplies drive. The drive, sponsored by Crye-Leike’s Lebanon branch office, benefited those Wilson County school children who receive free or reduced price meals within the Wilson County School System and the Lebanon Special School District.

Pictured left to right with the donated school supplies are Crye-Leike sales associates and staff: Inez Wiley; Stephanie Porterfield; Angie Hayes; Larry Hubbard; Margaret Stevens; Nancy J. Oberti; Rick Stewart; Tommy Harvey; Ken Winfree; Miranda Harvey and Sandy Saint.

According to the Tennessee Department of Education’s School System Report Card for 2000, the Wilson County School System and the Lebanon Special School District combined had a total of 2,540 school children who participated in the system’s free/reduced price meals program. That total represents 17.8 percent of the total 14,226 students in those two school districts.

Crye-Leike (, a full service real estate company, is the nation’s 13th largest real estate company and the largest serving Tennessee and the Mid-South. It has a network of over 2,200 sales associates and 55 branch and franchise offices located in 27 counties throughout a four-state Mid-South region in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi and North Georgia. Crye-Leike attained sales of $2.9 billion and 20,406 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2000.