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SCF Prototype “Invisible Wounds” Facility to the Air Force

SES Construction and Fuel Services LLC (SCF) designed and constructed an Invisible Wound Center (IWC) at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. As the first of its kind for the Air Force, the IWC is a state-of-the-art prototype facility that will provide outpatient healthcare services for patients with complex medical conditions, including traumatic brain injury, behavioral…Read More

BBNA’s Regional Energy Coordinator is Developing a Network of Energy Champions

Did you know that BBNA has an energy program to help Bristol Bay communities lower their cost of energy? Bristol Bay Native Association is looking for Energy Champions to provide BBNA with local input as they work to: Help communities with project development on energy efficiency and renewable energy projects Connect communities looking for technical…Read More

Energy Efficiency Improvement Grants for Commercial Fishing Vessels and Small Businesses

Southwest Alaska Municipal Conference (SWAMC) is offering low-cost energy audits and access to a US Department of Agriculture (USDA) energy efficiency improvement grant for small businesses in Bristol Bay. Small, for-profit businesses are eligible for the program including commercial fishing vessel owners and building owners – offices, warehouses, stores, restaurants, multi-family residences, hotels, and more….Read More

Two Ways to Win Cash!

Each quarter, all shareholders who have a direct deposit and/or a stock on file that has been updated within the last five years with BBNC are entered into prize drawings. Sign up for direct deposit and/or submit your completed stock will before February 15 to be entered into the next drawing. Find the direct deposit…Read More

Shareholder Portal and Mobile App

Expected to launch in early 2019, BBNC’s online shareholder portal and mobile app will allow shareholders to view and update the following: Address and contact information Dividend and direct deposit information Income verification letters Shareholder verification letters 1099 tax information Ward information Blood quantum affidavit Shareholder forms Deadline reminders Keep an eye on your mailbox…Read More

Letter from the President, Winter 2018

Winter is nearly upon us, and here at the BBNC corporate office we are deep into meeting season. We recently returned from our annual compliance conference, which gives us the opportunity to meet face-to-face with leaders from our subsidiaries across states and sectors. We discuss the unique complexities of doing business as an Alaska Native…Read More

King Salmon Derby on the Nushagak

BBNCEF hosted a two-day King Salmon Derby on the Nushagak River near Dillingham on June 24 and 25, 2018. BBNCEF received $96,500 in cash and in-kind services to support BBNCEF’s mission. These funds will help open new career paths through specialized training, allows students to follow their dreams, and keeps our cultural heritage going strong…Read More

Scholarship Program Updates

WELLS FARGO CONTINUES ITS INVESTMENT For more than 20 years, Wells Fargo has invested in Bristol Bay students who are interested in pursuing careers in the banking profession. The partnership continued this year with a grant of $2,500 to BBNCEF. Students honored with this award were: Jason Chocknok Tatiana Petticrew Sarah Schroeder Tyler Seybert Emma…Read More

Cultural Heritage Awards

The BBNC Education Foundation Board of Directors are pleased to announce four Cultural Heritage and Place Name Grant Awards for the third quarter of 2018, totaling $20,000 in new grants: Bristol Bay Heritage Land Trust— Model History: Conveying the Story of Cannery People from the Local Perspective—Supports the NN Cannery History Project by working with…Read More