Niagara Falls and Welland Bridge to mark start of Jumpstart Month

Niagara Falls will be lit in red and white to celebrate Jumpstart Month.

The Falls will be lit at 10:00 p.m. for 15 minutes tonight and the Welland Bridge will be lit in red on June 11th from dusk to midnight.

June is Jumpstart Month.

Jumpstart is a national charity dedicated to helping kids overcome financial and accessibility barriers to sport and recreation in an effort to provide inclusive play for kids of all abilities.

Since 2005, Jumpstart has helped 2 million kids and counting participate in sport and recreation, including more than 59,000 kids in the Niagara Region.