Our Mission is to develop a sense of home economics in the next generation by teaching culinary skills, etiquette, and home management while fostering a sense of entrepreneurship.
Vera Stewart’s love of teaching started when she graduated from the University of Georgia in 1974 with a degree in Home Economics Education. It continued through a successful catering and mail order career when in 2004, VeryVera Cooking Camp was founded. For 16 years, VeryVera Cooking Camp has provided a unique summer camp experience for children ages 6-14 in Augusta, GA. We launched our first franchise programs in summer 2017 and in 2019 we held locations in:
Meet our Team
VeryVera Cooking Camp wouldn’t happen without our amazing team working diligently all year to make sure your child has the best summer ever! Come meet the team!
Saturday Camps now open
Get a taste of Summer Camp and sign your child up for one of our Saturday Camps! Drop your children off at 9:00, check some items off your to-do list, pick them back up at 1:00, and get ready to hear all about what they learned and created at our Saturday Camp! Registration for our Saturday Camps is now open!
The VeryVera School of Home Economics has always incorporated entrepreneurship into their program. Vera‘s story is shared at the beginning of every cooking class with the campers to give them a background of the company, and of course, to inspire them! At camp, students learn the importance of presentation and packaging by decorating each food…