2017 Keynote Speaker, Elena Delle Donne

We are pleased to announce our special guest speaker for the 2017 Nose-On luncheon is WNBA basketball phenom Elena Delle Donne. Elena, considered one of the best female basketball players of all time, demands excellence in herself and inspires excellence in others. She draws her own inspiration from someone who is the opposite of her in physical capabilities – her older sister, Lizzie, born blind and deaf with cerebral palsy and autism. “Lizzie has always been my strength,” Elena says. “She gives me perspective. She’s never said a word to me, but Lizzie has taught me more than anyone...

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The 2017 Great LOGAN Nose-On Luncheon

LOGAN’s signature fundraising and awareness raising event, The Great LOGAN Nose-On takes place annually during the month of March. Green dot yard signs, green foam noses and lots of fun events take over our community each year. Thank you to all of you who will be joining us on Tuesday, March 21 for the 2017 Great LOGAN Nose-on Luncheon, hosted by WNDU-TV news anchor, Maureen McFadden. This sold out event is the culmination in LOGAN’s annual month-long campaign to raise awareness for people with disabilities. This year’s keynote speaker is Elena Delle Donne. Date: Tuesday, March 21 Time:...

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Process your Nose-On Sponsorship online via PayPal Select your Sponsorship level and click the “Donate” button below. You will be directed to the secure PayPal website, where you will be able to complete your Sponsorship using a current or new PayPal account or a credit card. Once you have completed the payment transaction, PayPal will confirm your payment and re-direct you to the Nose-On site. Click here for PDF sponsorship form. Sponsorship Levels Presenting Sponsor $20,000.00 USD Pot o' Gold Sponsor $10,000.00 USD Guest Speaker Presenting Sponsor $7,500.00 USD Shamrock...

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We Love Our Sponsors!

It’s a simple truth: we couldn’t do what we do without help from our community supporters. Your support for our mission speaks volumes about the quality of people, businesses and organizations in our community. In support of this year’s Great LOGAN Nose-On, our Pot o’Gold Sponsors are the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians & Four Winds Casino Resorts and Walmart & Sam’s Club. Please see our growing list below of additional businesses and individuals who help support the men, women and children we serve on a daily basis. We can’t say it enough…we LOVE...

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Mint Chocolate Noses

It’s the famous Mint Chocolate Nose!  The South Bend Chocolate Company has coated their signature chocolate malt balls with mint to resemble the famous green foam noses people purchase and wear during the month of March to show their support for people with disabilities. A portion of the proceeds of the chocolate noses sale will go to LOGAN. Available at LOGAN Industries, LOGAN Center and South Bend Chocolate Company locations. Yum!

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Nose-On Merchandise

Become a member of the Green Team! Each year, many area schools, businesses, and organizations partner with LOGAN with one common goal: to celebrate abilities. Thanks to their enthusiastic participation,more than $40,000 annually is raised for LOGAN by way of the sale of Nose-On merchandise. These funds help to underwrite numerous services we provide to our clients every day. Get your school, business or organization to sell Nose-On merchandise or hold your own Nose-On event or dress down day in March. And swing by LOGAN Center to purchase any of our official Nose-On merchandise and swag. For...

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Community Events

In the weeks leading up to the Great LOGAN Nose-On luncheon, we host several community events to raise money and awareness of our programming and services. Keep checking back for updated lists on the many ways you can Go Green for LOGAN! February 25 – Walmart kickoff with WNDU A little dusting of snow didn’t deter us. We gathered bright and early Saturday morning at the Ireland Road Walmart in South Bend, with our friends from WNDU and Wal- Mart. Check out the live coverage by WNDU. In the first segment, photojournalist Alex Wilcox interviewed Clint Bolser. In the second, he talked...

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Disability Awareness Fair

The annual Disability Awareness Fair held at LOGAN Center allows hundreds of area schoolchildren the opportunity to learn what it’s like to live with a disability. The fair includes several interactive stations and highlights topics such as computer technology, autism, Down syndrome, learning disabilities and hands-on wheelchair use. Every year, the students who participate leave LOGAN with a better understanding of intellectual and developmental disabilities and the knowledge that all people have many great abilities. For information on Disability Awareness Fair and dates, contact: Nancy Miller Director...

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Once Upon a Nose…The Nose-On Story

It all began way back in 1988, when LOGAN came up with the unusual idea of selling green noses to raise money and awareness in support of our mission to serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Nobody expected the green nose would become one of our community’s signature traditions! Now, each year, when the calendar turns to March, The Great LOGAN Nose-On officially begins. The selling and wearing of foam green noses during the month of March, especially on St. Patrick’s Day, has become LOGAN’s fundraising—and awareness raising—trademark. In recent years, green dots,...

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