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The V Foundation Joins Jimmy V’s Osteria + Bar to Raise Money for Cancer Research

Donations from Revenue will Benefit The V Foundation

 The V Foundation for Cancer Research, one of the nation’s leading cancer research funding organizations, and Jimmy V’s Osteria + Bar  are joining together to raise money for cancer research. The restaurant, which is named after the legendary NC State men’s basketball coach and ESPN commentator Jim Valvano, will open this summer adjacent to the Sheraton Hotel Downtown Raleigh, North Carolina.  Jimmy V’s Osteria + Bar will donate 2.5% of its revenue to fund cutting-edge cancer research through The V Foundation. 

Jimmy V’s Osteria + Bar’s General Manager, Jim Henning of Northview Hotel Group says, “We are excited and humbled by the opportunity to work with The V Foundation.  The timing is perfect to open this modern take on an Osteria tapping into the exciting environment and cultural additions to the downtown Raleigh scene.”   

The restaurant will host a Grand Opening on July 2013 and is located at 420 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh, NC.  For more information, visit www.jimmyvsraleigh.com.

About Jimmy V’s Osteria + Bar

Jimmy V’s Osteria + Bar is a unique and modern restaurant created in conjunction with The V Foundation. Jimmy Valvano’s passion and commitment to excellence has been the inspiration ingrained in the restaurant’s culture with a percentage of the restaurant’s revenue going to The V Foundation. Jimmy Valvano’s love for food is the influence behind our menu creation featuring local and seasonal dishes with an emphasis on delicious Italian/American down to earth and traditional comfort foods using local farm grown ingredients and straightforward preparations.  Also, Executive Chef Scott Chatterton focuses on shareable small-plates, to encourage groups to socialize in a convivial atmosphere, which is warm and inviting for family gatherings, a night on the town or toasting drinks with friends.

About Northview Hotel Group

Northview Hotel Group, led by Mark Mance, Simon Hallgarten, David Zeuske, and Matt Trevenen, was formed to make opportunistic hotel investments and to provide hotel management, asset management, and construction management services for owners and co-investors. Since forming in 2004, Northview has purchased more than $620 million in lodging assets and overseen renovation projects totaling more than $110 million. Northview Hotel Group has a portfolio of ten unique properties ranging from small independent resorts to large urban and branded hotels. For more information, please visit www.nvhg.com.