Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden (VEBCOG)

Our mission is to provide transitional employment for homeless and disadvantaged veterans.
In addition we will provide a location for the rehabilitation of disabled veterans using Horticulture Therapy.
We are a social entrepreneurship, which has an innovative, value-creating activity that will occur within Craven County.

  • Fence And Garden
  • Garden Planters
  • Child Volunteers Relaxing
  • Child Volunteers
  • Greenhouse Boxes
  • Green Vegetables
  • Planter
  • Outside Listening
  • Greenhouse Construction
  • Decorative Tables
  • Ground Construction
  • Greenhouse Construction
  • Garden Resource Shed
  • Garden Wheelbarrow
  • Cutting Wood In The Garden
  • Building In The Garden
  • Shoveling In The Garden
  • Garden Footpath
  • Tilling The Soil
  • Award
  • Groundbreaking
  • Veterans Organic Garden
  • Advice From A Garden
  • Garden Assistant - Deanna Hull
  • Maharrey, Singleton, Walker, Padrick, Harkley Not Pictured
  • At Vets Talk About Vets! Our Board Members Help Our Garden Grow!
  • Garden Assistant - Deanna Hull
  • Executive Director - Lovay Singleton
  • At The Vets Talk About Vets: Singleton, Volunteer Ms. Crump And Mayor Dana Outlaw.
  • Raking Garden Image

New Garden Hours:
Tuesday – Friday 0830-12:30, Saturday 0900-1300
See you there!

Veteran’s Organic Garden Saturday Workshop Series:
Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden
Stanley White Recreation Center
901 Chapman St., New Bern, NC 28560

Saturdays:  1-hour lecture, 1 hour hands on
Time: 10am to 12pm

Course Schedule:
April 25: Garden Foundations:  Soils and Their Importance
May 30: Modern Vegetable Gardening Tactics
June 27: Battling Bugs and Disease in the Garden
July 25: Mission Possible: the All-year Vegetable Harvest
August 22: Practical Pruning

Cost: FREE but Monetary Donations to the Veterans Organic Garden will be accepted at the classes
Please sign up by emailing: or leave a message at: 252-617-2848

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