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Red Bank, N.J. (April 9, 2018) – Every Monday in April is HABCORE Day at Bahrs Landing in Highlands, NJ! Ray and Jay Cosgrove, fourth generation owners, encourage everyone to come dine during lunch or dinner to support HABCORE who are celebrating their 30th anniversary. Bahrs Landing has been serving up a fresh seafood menu and spectacular waterfront views for over 100 years.

Bahrs Landing is one of six local businesses in Monmouth and Ocean counties hosting HABCORE Days this spring and summer in celebration of HABCORE’s 30th Anniversary year. HABCORE is a nonprofit organization in Red Bank, NJ that provides permanent housing and supportive services to homeless veterans, families and individuals with special needs in Monmouth and Ocean counties.

“HABCORE’s important work helps those in need in our community and Bahrs Landing has been supporting community charities since 1917. We are happy to support their housing for the homeless efforts in Monmouth County,” said Jay Cosgrove.

“We are grateful to Jay and Ray Cosgrove for choosing to support HABCORE this year,” said HABCORE’s Executive Director Steve Heisman. “We are appreciative for our community partners with such a strong presence here in Monmouth and Ocean counties. We encourage everyone to support local businesses this spring and summer while supporting HABCORE.”

The businesses supporting HABCORE Days this spring and summer are: Bahrs Landing, Highlands every Monday in April; Distinctive Toys, Fair Haven, May 23; Windansea, Highlands, June 23; Tiki at Channel Club, June 8; The Lusty Lobster, Highlands, August 15

The Restaurant is owned by Ray Cosgrove and his son Jay, the great-grandson of the founders. Together they have expanded the facility to include Moby’s Lobster Deck as well as the original marina facility. Their family and experienced dedicated staff have served over 12 million customers. Bahrs Landing is considered one of New Jersey’s famous landmarks as well as one of the country’s oldest family-run restaurants. They specialize in catering to large and small groups with friendly service, creating special memories for you and your family!

HABCORE, Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation. HABCORE, by providing permanent housing and individualized support helps homeless veterans, families and individuals with special needs in Monmouth and Ocean counties move through crisis to stability, giving them an opportunity to improve their lives. For the past 30 years, HABCORE has continued to grow to meet the rising need, doubling in size in just the last four years. The organization currently houses approximately 300 residents, providing a clean, safe home and supportive services. Fifty of the residents live in two boarding homes; one in Red Bank and the other in Asbury Park. HABCORE provides a high quality of life and works with peer agencies to help residents rebuild their lives and become more productive members of society.