A Way of Life Formed Over Centuries

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Mutual Support

Mutual support is the legacy of our Alutiiq, Dena’ina, and Yup’ik ancestors, whose wisdom shapes the way we see the world.


Investments in People

We provide job training, scholarships, and programs focused on youth, leadership development, cultural heritage, and more.


Land Management

We work to protect our lands and develop them responsibly.


Community Resilience

We offer assistance in the face of crises like COVID-19 and other urgent needs.


Established through the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act


Shareholders living in Alaska and around the globe


Total revenues in 2022

$2.7 billion

Acres of land

27+ million

Acres of marine water

around 12 million

Enriching Our Native Way of Life

Our Mission: Enriching our Native way of life.

Our Vision: To responsibly steward the land and waters in the Bristol Bay region, celebrate the legacy of its people, and enhance the lives of BBNC shareholders.

Our Values:

  • Respect the people, land, and natural resources that are the basis for our culture and the Native way of life.
  • Responsibly manage natural resources, prioritizing the cultural and economic value of the Bristol Bay fishery.
  • Responsibly manage financial resources, leading to a continuous source of dividends and benefits for our shareholders.
  • Maintain integrity and fairness in our dealings with all stakeholders.

Long-Term Priorities:

  • Secure and grow the financial strength of BBNC to ensure our long-term viability.
  • Generate sufficient earnings to fund dividends and other shareholder benefits.
  • Develop prudent economic opportunities in the Bristol Bay region through strategic partnerships and leveraging of BBNC resources.
  • Enhance shareholder workforce readiness through support of education, training, and workforce development initiatives.
  • Balance responsible development and protection of our lands, fisheries, and resources.
  • Advance social, cultural, and community initiatives that positively affect shareholders and descendants.
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Corporate Headquarters

Located in Anchorage’s midtown area, BBNC’s headquarter office houses the corporations executive leadership team and the majority of its corporate staff that work in administrative & financial functions, legal & compliance functions, land and natural resources management, shareholder services, shareholder development, education & training services, marketing & communications, information technology, and more. This is also home to the Bristol Bay Foundation.