5 August 2016: Today is Jeans for Genes day – the best reason to squeeze into your favourite denim for casual Friday.

Jeans for Genes day, which has been running for more than 20 years, is a national event aimed at supporting the work of the Children’s Medical Research Institute who tirelessly research genetic defects and childhood diseases in order to give kids around the world a better chance of a healthy, happy future!

There are lots of ways for you get involved – get dressed up and volunteer, sell merchandise, make a donation or get your friends and family involved. To find out what you can do, go to Jeans for Genes.