Wearing jeans today? You could help cure cancer

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Fri 4 August 2017

6 mins

1 in 20 children are born with birth defects or genetic diseases.

Jeans for Genes Day is celebrating 24 years of raising awareness and funds for children with birth defects and diseases such as cancer, epilepsy and a range of genetic disorders.

National Campaign Manager Barry Kenyon highlights the great work that The Children's Medical Research Institute are doing in tandem with Jeans for Genes Day, and how you can get involved.

To donate visit the Jeans for Genes website here, or share your Jeans for Genes stories and pictures online with the hashtags #Jeansforgenesau #Jointhemovement17.

<<SOUND ON>> Happy Jeans for Genes Day from three of our favourite kids! 👖💙 #jeansforgenesau #JeansforGenesDayAU

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