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Employee Spotlight: Sean Stepanoff

Sean Stepanoff is from Chignik Bay, AK and is the son of Sandy Stepanoff. He’s worked for CCI Industrial Services since 2006 and is currently a CUI Foreman. Here is what he had to say: WHAT WAS YOUR STARTING POSITION AND DUTIES? I began working for CCI as a spill response tech, but mostly had…Read More

2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders 

Bristol Bay Native Corporation will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders in Dillingham, Alaska, on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at 10 a.m. at the Dillingham High School. Registration will be open from 8:00-11:00a.m. Shareholders will hear a report from BBNC’s management team, elect four directors who will serve three-year terms ending in 2021, vote on creating…Read More

Landmark Village Partnership Creates Opportunity

As a business grows, innovation fuels opportunity. This belief is at the heart of a groundbreaking partnership between BBNC and Dillingham-based village corporation Choggiung Limited—a collaboration sparked by new ways of thinking and the first of its kind between an Alaska Native regional corporation and a village corporation. As announced this summer, Choggiung has acquired…Read More

Letter from the President, Fall 2018

Fall is here, with another summer fishing season behind us. This is always a special season in Bristol Bay, from enjoying the outdoors to seeing time-honored traditions come to life in villages throughout the region. From hunting moose and caribou to berry harvesting and preserving, we are spending fall preparing for what comes next, as…Read More

BBNC Board Application

BBNC seeks applicants to fill four board seats. Interested shareholders should submit a letter of interest, three letters of reference (two professional, one personal [no relatives]), a resume, and completed candidate questionnaire (available as PDF or Word document) to: Bristol Bay Native Corporation Nominating Committee 111 W 16th Ave., Suite 400 Anchorage, AK 99501 The…Read More

Bristol Bay ANSEP Middle School Academy

BBNC is excited to share that through a partnership with the University of Alaska-Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program (ANSEP) along with many funding partners, the recruitment has begun for a Bristol Bay ANSEP Middle School Academy to be held May 7 – May 18, 2018! Please click here to find a flyer about the…Read More

Alaskans Celebrate: EPA Right to Keep Bristol Bay Protections in Place

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, January 26, 2018 Alaskans Celebrate: EPA Right to Keep Bristol Bay Protections in Place DILLINGHAM, AK— Alaska Governor Bill Walker, Alaska House Speaker Bryce Edgmon, and organizations representing the Alaska Native community and fishing industries made the following statements after the Environmental Protection Agency announced it would suspend withdrawal of the proposed…Read More

BBNCEF Welcomes New Program Officer

Ricardo Lopez has joined the BBNCEF staff as its program officer for the Cultural Heritage portfolio. Ricardo brings 15 years of knowledge and experience gained in the field of Alaska philanthropy. Before joining BBNCEF, Ricardo served as a Program Associate for the Rasmuson Foundation and as a Program Officer for The CIRI Foundation, The Alaska…Read More

Alaskans, Consider a Gift through Pick.Click.Give

We encourage you to consider a gift to benefit Bristol Bay! The time is approaching for Alaskans to apply for their Permanent Fund dividends and decide if they want to direct any of that money to one of the 600+ charities that receive support through Pick.Click.Give. Last year, Alaskans gave more than $2.7M to support…Read More

Cultural Heritage Grantee Spotlight

In 2017, BBNC Education Foundation awarded funding to promote, preserve, and celebrate Alaska Native cultural heritage. The Twin Hills Village Council received a $3,000 grant to support a youth culture camp during which local community members shared how their ancestors used the land and local resources on the Togiak River. Students and community members were…Read More