ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) – The 2019 Twin Tiers NightinGala honored outstanding nurses from ten organizations in the region, who embody excellence in their profession.

The 2nd annual gala was held at the Elmira County Club and 10 nurses were recognized for their efforts. Organizations recognized included nurses from Arnot Ogden, Elmira College, Guthrie Robert Packer and many more. The NightinGala kicked off with a networking event, followed a special dinner before the award ceremony.

Purple was the theme color for the event as it represents caring and compassion. The event also kicked off the beginning of nurses week which starts on May 6th.