Reserve your seat for The Great LOGAN Nose-On Luncheon

You Nose you don’t want to miss it! 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. Please join us Tuesday, March 27 for the 2018 Great LOGAN Nose-on Luncheon, hosted by WNDU-TV news anchor, Maureen McFadden. This event is the culmination of LOGAN’s annual month-long campaign to raise awareness for people with disabilities. This year for the 30th anniversary of The Nose, we’re featuring an encore performance...

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Flame the Band making encore appearance

The band Flame returns to South Bend March 27, 2018 for an encore performance at The Great LOGAN Nose-On Luncheon. The band first performed at a Nose-On Luncheon in 2010. Audience members still talk about the party atmosphere their music created. It was so festive, an impromptu conga line formed and danced around the banquet hall. “We wanted something festive, something celebratory for our 30th anniversary,” said Jill Langford, LOGAN Chief Development Officer. “We all had the same thought at once — ‘Bring back Flame!'” A special talent When Michelle King was...

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Be a Nose-On sponsor

Stick your nose in! We love the way The Great LOGAN Nose-On has grown into an all-encompassing community event. Businesses, schools, children, adults and entire families all get involved. Each year, we add new supporters and partners to our sponsor  list. Each year, we fill up the Century Center with more than 1,000 guests for the signature event, The Great LOGAN Nose-On Luncheon. Join the party  this year as a sponsor or donor. Please consider the sponsorship opportunities available. Then choose one that works best for you and your organization. We have a range of options, from Presenting...

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Brian Bartlette, second from right, started the Nose-On fun 10 years ago.

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 the 2018 Great LOGAN Nose-On, our Pot o’Gold Sponsor is the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians & Four Winds Casino Resorts, and our Guest Performer Presenting Sponsor, responsible for bringing the band Flame back to South Bend, is PNC! We can’t say it enough…we LOVE our sponsors! Scroll down to see the whole list of 2018 Nose-On sponsors.   2018...

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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. Download...

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Community Events

Join us for a month of givebacks and specials at local businesses including Chick-fil-A, Brew Werks, and Barnaby’s Pizza on E. Jefferson Blvd.  Thirty-one days of noseworthy events! They all build up to The Great LOGAN Nose-On Luncheon March 27 at Century Center.   • Chick-fil-A • 4-7 p.m. March 22 LOGAN Night! • Barnaby’s • $1 to LOGAN for every large pizza sold!  • Brew Werks • $0.50 to LOGAN for every pint of LOGAN Irish Red!    

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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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