#GoBlue

Make it, bake it or fake it blue – raise money to cure, treat or prevent type 1 diabetes

Whether you’re at work, school or home, join thousands of others across the country to raise awareness and money to help create a world without type 1 diabetes throughout the year.

What you will get

Once you’ve signed up to take part we’ll send you a link to download the #GoBlue fundraising guide, fundraising poster and sponsorship forms to help you promote your #GoBlue day. You can also request extra fundraising materials such as blue balloons, badges, collection boxes and disposable banners.

We are always happy for people to #GoBlue to support JDRF’s world-class research so if you have ideas for going blue, please do let us know!

Download our fundraising guide for make it, bake it and fake it ideas

Make it blue

Make it blue

Show your support by making something blue. We have great ideas for schools, ways to add a splash of colour to your workplace and blue themed party ideas!

Bake it blue

Bake it blue

Whether you are a star baker or bake once in a blue moon, test out your cookery skills. Find out how you can hold a #GoBlue Bake Off.

Fake it blue

Fake it blue

Bring out your alter-ego and fake it blue. From dying your hair blue to being sponsored to dress as a smurf, we have plenty of ideas for you to take part.

Sign up

To get more information about the fundraising ideas above, sign up using the form below and download our free fundraising guide. Don’t forget to share your stories using #GoBlue.

School children dressed in blue for the #GoBlue event

Get your school or workplace involved

Get your school or work to plan a day of #GoBlue events and activities to raise awareness and money.

If you're a parent, you could write a letter to your school council – we've created a template letter to help you.

Download the letter for schools template

Are you planning a #GoBlue activity?

Please fill in the form below as we would love to hear from you!
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