Red Bank, NJ (June 8, 2018)

On Friday, June 8th, HABCORE, Inc. hosted the 12th annual Jazz by the River fundraising event at the beautiful Channel Club in Monmouth Beach, where over 130 guests attended this event and netted over $20,000 for HABCORE.

“This year is especially extraordinary, as HABCORE is celebrating its 30th Anniversary as a housing agency. We are happy to see our longtime friends keep attending this event, as well as delighted to host new friends,” said Kathleen Mullarkey of Red Bank, President of the Board of Trustees. “We are so grateful for the support of the Board, and our friends and colleagues who attended. Everyone enjoyed themselves tremendously.”

The Channel Club offered guests a stunning view of the river while the Art Topilow Jazz Quartet entertained our guests throughout the night. “Jazz by the River is one of my favorite events of the year,” said Marilyn Pearlman of Little Silver, President Emerita of HABCORE. “I am grateful for the continuing service that HABCORE provides, and thankful for the kindness of others in raising awareness and funds for HABCORE and its residents.”


HABCORE, Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation serving Monmouth and Ocean counties in New Jersey. The organization’s mission is to provide permanent housing and individualized support, helping homeless families, veterans, and individuals with special needs move through crisis to stability, giving them the opportunity to improve their lives.

For 30 years, HABCORE has expanded exponentially to meet the growing need for affordable housing and assistance to the homeless. The organization currently houses approximately 300 men, women, and children, providing a safe, stable home with supportive services. HABCORE helps residents rebuild their lives to become more productive members of society.