Category: Shareholder

New Mobile App Aims to Promote Indigenous Bristol Bay Place Names

The newly-launched Bristol Bay Online! mobile app is aiming to increase accessibility of Native place names throughout the Bristol Bay region. Sponsored by the Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) Land Department, the resource was designed as part of its ongoing mission to collect, preserve, and promote place names rooted in the region’s Alaska Native cultures….Read More

BBNC Culinary Arts Training

Are you interested in developing skills and working the culinary arts? Are you interested in gaining hands-on experience within BBNC’s tourism operations? Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is recruiting shareholders, spouses, and descendants to attend a Culinary Arts Training from Monday, May 2 to Thursday, May 5, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily…Read More

2022 Bristol Bay Leadership Roundtable

BBNC invites Bristol Bay village corporations, village and city councils, and boroughs to the 2022 Bristol Bay Leadership Roundtable on April 27-28, 2022! The event will feature speakers and workshops focused on current issues and important to the Bristol Bay region. Attendees will have the option to join the sessions in-person on the second floor…Read More

Class A CDL Driving Training

Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is recruiting for a Class A CDL Driving Training in Iliamna! Dates: Zoom sessions: March 5-6 and 12-13, 2022 Driving: March 20 – April 30, 2022 Training will include the following endorsements: Triples and doubles HAZMAT Tankers School bus transport Minimum requirements: 18 years of age or older Valid driver’s…Read More

BBNC 2021 Tax Information

Bristol Bay Settlement Trust Distributions: The Settlement Trust distribution benefits paid in 2021 are not taxable and are not required to be reported on a Form 1099. Therefore, no 1099 tax forms have been sent to shareholders. Quarterly Elder Settlement Trust Distributions: The Bristol Bay Elders Trust distributions received in 2021 are not taxable and…Read More

BBNC COVID-19 Assistance Program

IMPORTANT: Please register for a myBBNC account at to ensure your address and banking information are updated. UPDATE: December 1, 5:00 p.m. The application period is now closed. If you have questions about the status of your application, please call BBNC at 907-278-3602 or email UPDATE: November 15, 2021 We appreciate your patience…Read More

2021 Descendant Enrollment Survey Prize Winners

On October 19, 2021, Dittman Research randomly selected the winners for the 2021 BBNC Descendant Enrollment Survey prize drawings. All shareholders who completed their survey online were also included in a second prize drawing for online respondents only. Shareholders who have a custodian were included in the prize drawing if their custodian completed their own…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation Celebrates Successful Virtual Annual Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 13, 2021 Bristol Bay Native Corporation Celebrates Successful Virtual Annual Meeting Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) completed its virtual annual meeting on Saturday, October 2, 2021, capping off a successful fiscal year by paying over $32 million in shareholder distribution payments, continuing to offer employment and training to…Read More

Visit the BBNC Shareholder-Owned Business Directory

BBNC is excited to announce the new Shareholder-Owned Business Directory, a one-stop resource to find the broad range of businesses owned by BBNC shareholders, spouses, and descendants in Bristol Bay and beyond. This new project will allow shareholders, Alaskans, and visitors from around the world to browse, support, and hear the stories of these creative…Read More