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Kakivik and CCI Industrial Set New Shareholder Hire Records

Kakivik Asset Management and CCI Industrial Services both set new records for BBNC shareholder hire. During 2016, each company surpassed the 20% hire threshold for the first time, and in July both companies were at 22% shareholder hire. Shareholder hire for both companies has increased steadily over the past several years as the companies continue…Read More

Short-Term Vocational Education Scholarship Program

Applications for the Short-Term Vocational Education Program (STVE) are accepted throughout the year. STVE scholarships up to a maximum of $1,000 are awarded to eligible shareholders for short-term vocational/certification training programs. To be eligible for this funding, you must be a BBNC shareholder enrolled in a short-term training program that enhances your opportunities for employment…Read More

Every Vote Counts

At the core of our culture is a set of shared values. Built on love of family and community, our unified voice and cooperation have helped us overcome the unique challenges our region has faced for centuries. Today, as we encounter new and unknown uncertainties, it’s important that we exercise that voice and tackle the…Read More

GMT Training for Shareholders Held in King Salmon

Months ago, when BBNC’s Shareholder Development Manager Carol Wren put her head together with members of the Shareholder Development team at BBNC and its industrial service companies to devise a plan for a General Maintenance Technician training, they had a distinct goal in mind. “We’re not training just to train,” she said. “We’re training to…Read More

BBNC Plans Event to Celebrate Inaugural Alaska Wild Salmon Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 8, 2016 CONTACT: Carmell Engebretson, Communications Specialist, cengebretson@bbnc.net (907) 278-3602 BBNC Plans Event to Celebrate Inaugural Alaska Wild Salmon Day ANCHORAGE, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation announced today that it will be hosting a public salmon bake to celebrate the first ever Alaska Wild Salmon Day state holiday on Wednesday,…Read More

Quyana Corner

As we prepare for fall scholarship distributions, we’d like to thank all our donors and contributors for giving. In addition to individual donations that help support our scholarship program, companies such as Peninsula Airways, Wells Fargo Alaska, Aleknagik Natives Ltd., Chignik River Ltd., American Seafoods Group, Millrock, Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, and BBNC, contribute to…Read More

Short-Term Vocational Education Scholarship Program 

BBNCEF accepts applications for the Short-Term Vocational Education Program (STVE) throughout the year. STVE scholarships up to a maximum of $1,000 are awarded to eligible shareholders for short-term vocational/certification training programs. To be eligible for this funding, you must be a BBNC shareholder enrolled in a short-term training program that enhances your opportunities for employment…Read More

Scholarship Award Recipients 

Congratulations to students receiving a BBNC Education Foundation scholarship for the 2016-17 school year. Students applying for the HE/VE scholarship program identified themselves with the following villages or village corporations: Aleknagik, APC, Becharof, Chignik Lagoon, Choggiung, Ekwok, Farwest, Igiugig, Iliamna, Kijik, Koliganek, Levelock, Manokotak, New Stuyahok, Oceanside, Paug-Vik, Pedro Bay, Pilot Point, Togiak, and Twin…Read More

Congratulations 2016 Graduates!

On behalf of the BBNCEF Board and staff, congratulations to this year’s graduates of high school, post-secondary education and training! Following are recent (or soon to be) post-secondary graduates that are current or former HE/VE scholarship recipients and who have also informed us they are graduating. If you have received a scholarship from the BBNCEF…Read More