Valérie’s Flutter Foundation finds it very important and necessary to work in the community. We all benefit when lots of people are engaged and become aware of significant causes. When people rally together and work to make a difference, anything is possible.


Valérie has long been involved with the Terry Fox Run in Orléans, and has taken the successes of the past years as an inspiration for the foundation. Whether it be creating a new event or participating in one, Valérie’s Flutter Foundation wishes to be active in its community and to help get others involved in the cause. 

Rattle Me Bones Run

 Annual Wine, Cheese & Casino

The Flutter "Swing for Sarcoma" Golf Tournament 

Rattle Me Bones Run 2020

Sunday October 25, 2020

Tunney's Pasture

Ottawa, ON



Rattle Me Bones will be taking place on October 25th. This novel Halloween-themed run has long been a popular end-of-year run in Ottawa. The best part - it's all for a great cause.




There are four great options: 

  • 1.5km JiggleBone Run (Family Run): 10:30am start 

  • 5km FunnyBone Run: 9:30am start 

  • 10km WishBone Run: 8:30am start

  • NEW 2.5km Zombie Experience: Are you up for the challenge? In this run, runners will attempt to make it to the finish line while avoiding the zombies. Each runner will be equipped with two "flag-football" flags, which the zombies will try to steal from you throughout the run. You are encouraged to wear your Halloween costume! Thank you to the sKreamers volunteers for being the scariest zombies in town. 11:30am start.  


The four runs start and finish at Tunney's Pasture. Runners will run along the scenic Parkway. All funds raised will support world class research at The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute into new treatments for Bone Cancers and Cancers that affect mobility, and new treatments to make these bones healthy again. 



Founded over 20 years ago, Rattle Me Bones has raised well over $1M dollars for musculoskeletal and bone cancer research. The run is organized by volunteers at the University of Ottawa's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery along with Valérie's Flutter Foundation, the charity behind the run. All funds raised support much needed research at the Ottawa Hospital. 


Raise funds through on-line pledges and help us raise much needed funds for bone cancer research. Our awesome Fundraising Contest will be announced soon! You will receive a link to Crowdrise upon registration for the run. 



Dates and location to be announced 

8th Annual Wine, Cheese & Casino

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Friday April 5th, 2019

Aviation & Space Museum, Ottawa 

Valérie's Flutter Foundation is pleased to once again present the event of the year! Returning to the Canada Aviation and Space Museum, you will certainly not want to miss this event. This evening will feature wide assortment of hors d'oeuvres, wine, dancing, exciting casino games with amazing prizes, and live performances by Cirque Carpe Diem.

Plus, we will be raffling Two Economy Class return tickets for travel to any Air Canada scheduled destination in North America including Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Our signature "Bring-Your-Own-Bottle" is back with more chances to walk away with rack full of wine! Simply bring a bottle of wine of your choice to the event, and you will be automatically entered in a draw to win one of many racks full of wine!

Of course, all of this is to raise much needed funds to continue the Foundation's work of supporting ground-breaking sarcoma research at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute. We look forward to seeing you there!

Event ticket: $75

Event Sponsors

The Flutter "Swing for Sarcoma" Charity Classic 

Monday, June 17th 2019 

GreyHawk Golf Course, Ottawa ON

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Valérie's Flutter Foundation is pleased to introduce our first "Swing for Sarcoma" Charity Classic to be held at the GreyHawk Golf Club on Monday, June 17th 2019. All golfers are welcome!

This golf tournament is sure to be a fantastic event filled with lots of exciting contests (Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Putting Challenge, etc.) with over $10,000 in prizes that could be won, all while enjoying the beautiful landscape of this challenging Talon Course. Be sure to sharpen your accuracy ahead of time, as we are pleased to announce the Hole in One prize of a 2019 Ford Mustang Convertible.


The day will wrap up with a great dinner and banquet that will be held at the newly renovated clubhouse and banquet hall.

Register as a Foursome or as an Individual and we will match you with fellow VFF supporters.

Individual Registration : $125

Foursome : $450

Dinner only : $50


Additional details :

  • Shotgun start

  • Modified Scramble format : Each player on the team hits from the tee and thereafter the team will choose the "best ball" spot to move forward with. Each player will play their own ball for the rest of the hole.

  • Two golfers per cart

  • Snacks and water will be provided on the course; dinner will be at 6:00 pm

  • Beverages can be purchased on the course


The top individual fundraiser for the tournament will win a Muskoka Golf Package worth over $2,000 which includes two rounds of golf for Four (4) and accommodations.



Thank You to our Sponsors

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