Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden http://publicradioeast.org en New Bern Non-Profit Looks to Hire Military Veterans for Organic Garden http://publicradioeast.org/post/new-bern-non-profit-looks-hire-military-veterans-organic-garden <p>A nonprofit in New Bern breaks ground soon on an organic garden maintained by disabled and homeless veterans. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The mission of the Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden is to reduce the unemployed and<strong> </strong>disadvantage veteran population and provide a pathway to work. Executive Director of non-profit group Lovay Wallace Singleton says the effort has multiple benefits.</p><p><em>"We are trying to increase the quality of life for disabled veterans by providing them exercise, rehabilitation and horticultural therapy</em>." &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 16:18:24 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 30313 at http://publicradioeast.org New Bern Non-Profit Looks to Hire Military Veterans for Organic Garden