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Short-Term Vocational Education (STVE) Scholarship Program

The BBNCEF accepts applications for the Short-term Vocational Education (STVE) program throughout the year, pending available funds. Scholarship awards are based on eligibility criteria and budget approved by the BBNCEF Board. Scholarships may be up to a maximum of $1,000 for short-term vocational training programs. To be eligible for this scholarship funding, you must be…Read More

STVE Scholarship Awardees August To Mid-October 2016

Forty STVE applications were awarded August through mid-October 2016. The STVE scholarships helped shareholders access the following types of training: Small Engine Repair, Smoked Seafood School, Private Pilot School, Hazwoper, Asbestos Abatement, 25/50/100 Ton Master’s Training, Culinary Arts, Medical Assistant, Intermediate Athabaskan, Licensed Cosmetology, Structural Welding, RSW Marine Refrigeration, First Aid/CPR, and NSTC. Congratulations to…Read More

CCI Secures Two Competitive Contracts in Primary NAICS 237110

CCI Utility Services, LLC (CCI-US) recently won two competitively bid Total Small Business contracts in their primary NAICS 237110 positioning the company for an early December 2016 8(a) application submission. The first contract was out of CCI’s Mid-Atlantic region with the U.S. Navy to rehabilitate much of the sanitary sewer system at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard…Read More

Congratulations Samantha Foss 

Business Resource Solutions, LLC (BRS) would like to congratulate Samantha (Sam) Foss on her promotion, as of August of this year, to the Junior Payroll Specialist position with shared services. Sam joined BRS in April 2014, when she started as a BBNC Shareholder Intern working with our Human Resources department in data entry. Within two…Read More

Kakivik’s Outstanding Safety Performance Again Recognized

There is more good news on the safety front for Kakivik Asset Management, LLC. First, the company set a new record by working five years and over 2.2 million man-hours without an OSHA Recordable incident (one requiring medical attention) on October 13. Second, Kakivik was recognized by its top customer, ConocoPhillips Alaska, with a Contractor…Read More

Bristol Bay Leadership Forum

Bristol Bay Native Corporation held the Bristol Bay Leadership Forum on December 8 and 9 at the William Egan Civic and Convention Center in Anchorage. Over 200 village leaders and youth from Bristol Bay joined us to listen to a wide variety of speakers present on issues that are important to the region and State….Read More

Training Without Walls – Winter

BBNC’s Training Without Walls (TWOW) program’s mission is to develop BBNC shareholders as managers and leaders with a commitment to the advancement of the Native community. The goals of TWOW are to increase the number of shareholders prepared for managerial positions; mentor and support upwardly mobile candidates; and refine participants’ skill sets to perform more…Read More

25 Years of Helping our Most Important Resource

Our region is filled with an abundance of natural resources. Fish and game; energy and fuel—these are the things that have sustained the people of Bristol Bay for ages. And there’s another resource, perhaps the most valuable of all, that will sustain us into the future—our young people. Young people are our economic and cultural…Read More