WAMU 88.5 : Community

Filed Under:

Community Minute: Grocery delivery service for seniors and people with disabilities in D.C. region

Play associated audio

Top Banana Home Delivered Groceries is a nonprofit organization that delivers groceries to seniors and people with disabilities in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. Clients place phone orders for cut-to-order meats, fresh fruits and vegetables and household items, which are then pulled from the items from the organization’s storehouse and prepared for weekly deliveries. Top Banana delivery drivers can also assist customers with putting groceries away and small chores. The organization serves more than 500 residents in the region.

For more information, contact:
Top Banana Groceries
14100 Brandywine Rd.
Brandywine, MD 20613
301-372-3663
info@topbananagroceries.org

NPR

Irked By The Way Millennials Speak? 'I Feel Like' It's Time To Loosen Up

While some of his colleagues have criticized the current trend of starting sentences with the phrase, "I feel like," linguist Geoff Nunberg says it's just a case of generational misunderstanding.
NPR

'Invisible Army' Of Immigrant Women Finds Its Voice Through Cooking

Brazilian immigrant Roberta Siao says being both a foreigner and mother made it hard to find work in London. At Mazi Mas, a restaurant that trains and employs immigrants, she found more than a job.
NPR

A Guide To The Many Conspiracy Theories Donald Trump Has Embraced

They run the gamut from the JFK assassination to Vince Foster's death to, of course, Barack Obama's birth certificate.
WAMU 88.5

The U.S. Expands Ties To Vietnam

President Barack Obama lifts the embargo against U.S. arms sales to Vietnam. We discuss what closer ties between the U.S. and Vietnam mean for trade, leverage on human rights and growing concerns over China's military expansion.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.