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How To Reach BBNC While The Offices Are Closed

HOW TO REACH BBNC WHILE THE OFFICES ARE CLOSED: While BBNC’s offices remain closed to shareholders and the public, our staff is available via phone and email to assist you. Phone: Call BBNC’s office at (907) 278-3602. If after regular business hours, leave a message with your name, phone number, and a description of the…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation contributes $325,000 to Bristol Bay communities and food banks in response to COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16, 2020 CONTACT Carmell Engebretson, Communications Manager 907.265.7844 or carmell@bbnc.net Bristol Bay Native Corporation contributes $325,000 to Bristol Bay communities and food banks in response to COVID-19 Anchorage, AK—In response to community needs, Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) will make $250,000 in contributions to communities throughout Bristol Bay for COVID-19 relief….Read More

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

This notice is current as of April 15, 2020 We appreciate all the input we’ve received via social media, email and phone calls regarding COVID-19. This is a unique and challenging time for everyone—shareholders, businesses and local governments alike. COVID-19 is undoubtedly having an impact on BBNC and other businesses across Alaska and throughout the…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation partners with Igiugig Village Council to invest in Diamond Point Quarry 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 9, 2020 CONTACT: Dan Cheyette, Vice President, Lands and Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net Bristol Bay Native Corporation partners with Igiugig Village Council to invest in Diamond Point Quarry Anchorage, AK– Last week, Bristol Bay Resource Investments, LLC (BBRI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC), acquired a…Read More

Bristol Bay COVID-19 Response

We’ve launched a new website to provide our region and Bristol Bay Native Corporation shareholders with resources and information related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Visit the site  

GO GREEN with BBNC!

Future BBNC newsletters and shareholder communications will be delivered electronically to those who have an email on file. This will help reduce costs and benefit the environment. Ensure your email address is correct by logging in to your myBBNC account at mybbnc.net and clicking on the “CONTACT INFO” tab at the top. Find your email…Read More

Save the Date for the Neqa Derby

The Neqa Derby on the Nushagak River will take place on June 19-21, 2020. This is the signature fundraising event to benefit the BBNC Education Foundation and features three days of healthy competition on the Nushagak during King salmon season. The derby will award three cash prizes, an individual trophy, and a lodge trophy. The…Read More

Iditarod Musher Jessie Royer Wins 2020 BBNC Fish First Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2020 Anchorage, AK – Iditarod musher Jessie Royer received the Bristol Bay Native Corporation Fish First Award as the first to reach the Kaltag checkpoint in the 2020 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Royer arrived in Kaltag at approximately 3:18 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, with 13 dogs. BBNC will present her with the 2020…Read More

BBNC Celebrates Alaska Wild Salmon Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 9, 2019 BBNC Celebrates Alaska Wild Salmon Day Saturday, August 10 marks the fourth annual Alaska Wild Salmon Day, a state holiday celebrating the enormous bounty of wild chinook, sockeye, coho, chum, and pink salmon Alaskans harvest each year. Jason Metrokin, president and chief executive officer of Bristol Bay Native Corporation…Read More

Statement from Jason Metrokin regarding EPA’s decision to withdraw the Proposed Determination for Bristol Bay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 30, 2019 CONTACT Daniel Cheyette, Vice President, Land & Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net Statement from Jason Metrokin regarding EPA’s decision to withdraw the Proposed Determination for Bristol Bay Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) President and Chief Executive Officer Jason Metrokin released the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s…Read More