Category: Education Foundation

Letter From The BBNCEF Executive Director

Camai, First, students, we are so proud of you. We know that these months have been difficult as you have weathered the storm of COVID-19 and all the unpredictability that goes along with it. Thank you for reaching out to us. We have heard your stories of balancing family obligations, work and school—and it hasn’t…Read More

BBNCEF Board Recruiting

Two BBNCEF board seats will be filled in October. Service on the board is non-paid/voluntary. To apply, please submit a letter of interest and resume that outlines your education, work history, community involvement and nonprofit or other relevant experience that may be beneficial to the Foundation. Letters and resumes must be received by Wednesday, July…Read More

Become a BBNCEF Donor!

Thank you to our corporate donors and contributors for giving. You can donate to the Education Foundation online by going to www.bbncef.org and selecting DONATE. You can make a single gift, or sign up for a recurring donation. These generous gifts make it possible for BBNC shareholder students to reach and attain their education and…Read More

BBNCEF Higher Education Scholarship

BBNCEF extended the Higher Education and Long-term Vocational Scholarship Program deadline to May 15, 2020. After the Scholarship Committee meets, BBNCEF will contact students regarding scholarship awards. If you need to reach a staff member regarding the Scholarship Program, you can contact Angela Peacock at apeacock@bbnc.net or (907) 265-7856.

BBNCEF Welcomes New Program Assistant

Megan Johnson, Yup’ik, has joined the BBNCEF staff as its program assistant to support both scholarship and cultural heritage programs. She was born and raised in Anchorage, and has family ties in Dillingham. Megan graduated with a bachelor’s in economics with a minor in business administration from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 2019. Megan…Read More

Congrats 2020 STVE Scholarship Awardees!

From January to March 2020: Ivory Adajar Travis Hobson Laura Lemons (pictured on the left) Kaylyn Mitchell Tyler Ravelo Kimberly Savo Alexander Tallekpalek Financial resources to support short-term vocational training (STVE) opportunities are now available through the BBNC Shareholder Development Department. Designed to assist shareholders, descendants, and spouses to gain, maintain or advance in employment,…Read More

BBNC Education Foundation Board Recruiting

One BBNC Education Foundation board seat will be filled in October 2020. Service on the board is non-paid/voluntary service. To apply, please submit a letter of interest and resume that outlines your education, work history, community involvement and nonprofit or other relevant experience that may be beneficial to the Foundation. Letters and resumes must be…Read More

Save the Date for the Neqa Derby

The Neqa Derby on the Nushagak River will take place on June 19-21, 2020. This is the signature fundraising event to benefit the BBNC Education Foundation and features three days of healthy competition on the Nushagak during King salmon season. The derby will award three cash prizes, an individual trophy, and a lodge trophy. The…Read More