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BBNC Intern Montana Murphy Interviews DOI’s Senior Advisor for Alaska Affairs & Strategic Priorities Raina Thiele

Raina Thiele is an Alaska Native woman currently serving as the Senior Advisor for Alaska Affairs and Strategic Priorities in the Department of the Interior (DOI) under Secretary Deb Haaland. She is from the same region as my family, and she is Yup’ik, like me, as well as Dena’ina Athabascan. While interning at Bristol Bay…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

BBNC COVID-19 Assistance Program

IMPORTANT: Please register for a myBBNC account at myBBNC.net to ensure your address and banking information are updated. UPDATE: November 15, 2021 We appreciate your patience as we work to process the gifting packets received for new shareholders to qualify for the BBNC COVID-19 Assistance Program (BCAP). The deadline to submit the required documents is…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

September 20-24 is Bristol Bay Salmon Week in Washington, D.C.

September 20-24 is Bristol Bay Salmon Week in Washington, D.C. Wild sockeye salmon from Bristol Bay, Alaska will be on the menu in restaurants across the district from September 20-24 September 20, 2021 WASHINGTON – From September 20-24, 12 restaurants across 15 locations in the Washington, D.C. area will feature wild sockeye salmon from Bristol…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation launches Shareholder-Owned Business Directory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 16, 2021 Media Contact: Charles Fedullo, Strategies 36 (907) 388-8055, charlesf@strategies360.com Bristol Bay Native Corporation launches Shareholder-Owned Business Directory Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) has launched a new Shareholder-Owned Business Directory, a one-stop resource to find the broad range of businesses owned by BBNC shareholders, spouses, and descendants….Read More

BBNC Applauds EPA’s Decision to Reinitiate a Bristol Bay Clean Water Act Determination

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2021 CONTACT: Daniel Cheyette Vice President, Lands and Natural Resources dcheyette@bbnc.net or 907-265-7855  BBNC Applauds EPA’s Decision to Reinitiate a Bristol Bay Clean Water Act Determination ANCHORAGE, AK – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it would reinstate the process of making a Clean Water Act determination for certain…Read More

The Taste of Alaska Comes to Climate Pledge Arena with the new “Bristol Bay Wild Market”

“Bristol Bay Wild Market” will join the 12 other marketplaces in the arena with wild, sustainably sourced seafood Today, Seattle Kraken partner Bristol Bay Native Corporation announces the brand new “Bristol Bay Wild Market” as the exclusive seafood marketplace inside the Climate Pledge Arena. The “Bristol Bay Wild Market” is a collaboration between BBNC, Bristol…Read More