Skip to main content

JDRF is undergoing a transformation.
We are becoming Breakthrough T1D in October.

breakthrought1d logo


Are you ready to make a difference to people living with type 1 diabetes? Join us and thousands of others to raise money for type 1 research – and have lots of fun doing it!

A family wearing JDRF t-shirts, fundraising at the JDRF One Walk event


Family group in their One Walk t shirts and medals stood in front of a lake with their arms raised in celebration

Why get involved?

By joining one of our fundraising events or planning your own, you’ll be helping fund research that’s making headway into better treatments and cures for type 1 diabetes.

Read more
Allan, swimming for JDRF

Make a difference

Your fundraising powers our research. With your support we invest in scientists and researchers in the UK and across the world who are working towards cures and better treatments. Their goal, and ours, is to make life better for people living with type 1 diabetes and create a world without type 1.

Read more
JDRF's Cycle for a Cure cyclists

Unleash your inner hero

By taking part in our events, or setting up your own, you become a beacon of hope for individuals and families living with type 1. By stepping up to raise funds, you’re helping to make a positive impact on the lives of everyone with type 1.

Read more
Two women wearing swimming caps in a swimming pool, fundraising for JDRF

Get connected

Our fundraising events bring together a vibrant community of passionate people who understand the daily challenges of life with type 1 and are united by the common goal of fighting type 1 diabetes. At our events you can connect with other people living with type 1, share inspiring stories, and create lasting friendships.

Read more
Walking climbers on a JDRF Climb 1 for Type 1 fundraising challenge

Create fun-filled memories

You’ll have fun-filled and memorable experiences – whether it’s joining our One Walks, trekking up a mountain, or doing a bake sale!

Shared stories: JDRF One Walk 2023

Upcoming events

Read more
Runner in JDRF charity vest running away from the camera towards a JDRF cheer point at the Great North Run, hand raised in a fist in celebration

Great Manchester Run 2025


Read more
Peak district ultra challenge logo
Walks & treks

Peak District Challenge 2024

Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1AH

Read more
Supporter in JDRF running vest smiling with her hands in the air in celebration as she runs past the camera

Asics London 10k 2024

101 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT

Read more
North downs 50 ultra challenge logo
Walks & treks

North Downs 50 Challenge 2024

Guildford, Surrey GU2 7AD

Connect with us on social