Community Minute: Grocery delivery service for seniors and people with disabilities in D.C. region | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

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

The Power Of Edouard Manet's 'Very Active Muse'

Maureen Gibbon's new novel, Paris Red, delves into the life of Victorine Meurent, Manet's favorite model and the central figure in some of his most famous paintings.
NPR

PepsiCo Swaps Diet Drink's Aspartame For Other Artificial Sweeteners

The company says Diet Pepsi consumers are concerned about aspartame. But the Food and Drug Administration has long affirmed that the sweetener is safe in amounts commonly used by beverage companies.
NPR

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy On Gun Control, Vaccines And Science

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy was officially sworn in this week. His confirmation was held up for more than a year because of comments he made about gun violence. Murthy talks with NPR's Scott Simon.
NPR

As Health Apps Hop On The Apple Watch, Privacy Will Be Key

The notion of receiving nutrition advice from artificial intelligence on your wrist may seem like science fiction. But health developers are betting this kind of behavior will become the norm.

Leave a Comment

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