Global Genes’ Blue Denim Genes Ribbon® is a unifying symbol of hope for the more than 10,000 small rare disease communities around the world. By wearing a Blue Denim Genes Ribbon, you’re building awareness and creating a collective voice for rare disease patients and advocates. 


Wear That You Care®

Since 2009, more than one million Blue Denim Genes Ribbons have been worn during annual Rare Disease Day events in February and year round. Global Genes provides Blue Denim Genes Ribbons for advocacy groups, schools and community events. Are you interested in organizing a Wear That You Care® event in your community? Be sure to complete a request form below to receive Blue Denim Genes Ribbons and add your event to the Events Hub to engage supporters near you.

World Rare Disease Day Order Deadlines: Please keep in mind that ribbon orders made after February 7 for international orders and February 14 for domestic orders, are not guaranteed to be filled in time for World Rare Disease Day on February 28.