Memphis, TN: In October of 2018, Hurricane Michael ripped through the Florida Panhandle, Georgia, Alabama and the Carolinas, causing catastrophic damage. Crye-Leike Real Estate Services holds an annual company conference each October in Destin, FL. At the 2018 conference, in light of the recent destruction that occurred only 30 miles East of Destin, Crye-Leike Property Management put together a fundraiser within two days and raised $11,650 to donate to the American Red Cross.

The American Red Cross has recently released a six month update on how it has utilized funds donated to help the victims of Hurricane Michael. According to the report, the Red Cross has received $36.2 million in donations, distributed more than 270,200 relief items and has provided recovery and financial assistance to 4,500 severely affected households as of April, 2019. To view how Crye-Leike's efforts, and those of other donors, have helped the victims of Hurricane Michael, please read The American Red Cross Hurricane Michael Six Month Update

ABOUT CRYE-LEIKE: Crye-Leike Real Estate Services (, a full service real estate company for over 40 years, is ranked as the third largest independently-owned real estate firm in the nation and the largest serving Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi and the Mid-South. Crye-Leike has more than 3,200 sales associates, 800 employees and 139 company-owned and franchise offices spread across nine states. It generated $6.5 billion in sales volume and 30,550 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2018 - its biggest year ever - and is on track to achieve the company's goal of $6.8 billion in sales volume this year.