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Hyperion Bank Notes 2020 as a Record Year | News

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — In its Fourth Quarter report to shareholders, Hyperion Bank noted that 2020 was a record year for the bank.

“Thanks to the efforts of our dedicated employees, 2020 was a record year for Hyperion,” says veteran community banker Charles B. (Charlie) Crawford, Jr., Hyperion’s Chairman and CEO. “Loans increased 41%, deposits were up 29% and assets grew to over $250 million.”

He notes that, in particular, “Our team members adapted quickly and continually as COVID changed how we go about providing the high level of service our customers expect. That includes

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Covid-19 Food Crisis: Tracking International Hunger as Food Bank Need Surges

Contributors: Millie Munshi

Updated on August 31, 10:35 AM EDT

What You Need To Know

The world is hurtling toward an unprecedented hunger crisis. The pandemic is upending food supply chains, crippling economies and eroding consumer purchasing power.

In a worst-case scenario, about a tenth of the world’s population won’t have enough to eat. Some projections show that by the end of the year, more people will die each day from hunger than from Covid-19.

The impact will go beyond just hunger as millions more are also likely to experience other forms of food insecurity, including not being able to

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