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2019 Annual Meeting Prize Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in BBNC’s 2019 Annual Meeting, whether in person or by proxy! BBNC Shareholders who submitted their proxy by September 11 were eligible for the early bird prizes and shareholders who voted their proxy online by October 2 were eligible for the online voting prizes. Shareholders who submitted their proxy…Read More

BBNC Applauds Senator Murkowski for Using Appropriations Power to Protect Bristol Bay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2019 CONTACT Dan Cheyette, Vice President, Lands and Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 BBNC Applauds Senator Murkowski for Using Appropriations Power to Protect Bristol Bay Senator Murkowski leads effort to demand the Army Corps respond to data gaps in Pebble DEIS ANCHORAGE, AK – Today, Senator Lisa Murkowski followed through on…Read More

Bristol Bay Wild Salmon Celebrated in Washington, D.C.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2019 Bristol Bay Wild Salmon Celebrated in Washington, D.C. BBNC celebrates Bristol Bay sockeye, honors its supporters in the nation’s capital WASHINGTON, D.C. – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) and other Bristol Bay partners once again celebrated–and served–wild Bristol Bay salmon in the nation’s capital with its third annual Bristol…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation To Acquire Blue North Fisheries and Clipper Seafoods

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2019 CONTACT Taylor Bickford (907) 227-9718, taylorb@strategies360.com Bristol Bay Native Corporation To Acquire Blue North Fisheries and Clipper Seafoods Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce the pending acquisition of Blue North Fisheries and Clipper Seafoods, two leading operators in the sustainably-managed freezer longline cod sector of the…Read More

2019 Bristol Bay Leadership Forum

BBNC invites Bristol Bay village corporations, village and city councils, and boroughs to the 2019 Bristol Bay Leadership Forum (BBLF) on December 5 and 6, 2019, in at the Egan Convention Center in Anchorage, Alaska. The event will feature speakers and workshops focused on current issues that are important to the Bristol Bay region. We…Read More

2019 AFN Convention in Fairbanks

The Alaska Federation of Natives (AFN) will host its annual convention October 17-19, 2019, at the Carlson Center in Fairbanks, Alaska. The theme of the event is “Good Government, Alaskan Driven.” AFN will be preceded by the Elders and Youth Conference, presented by First Alaskans Institute, October 14-16 at the Carlson Center. The AFN Convention…Read More

King Salmon Derby on the Nushagak

BBNC Education Foundation hosted a two-day king salmon derby on the Nushagak River near Dillingham on June 21-23. BBNCEF received $112,000 in cash and in-kind services to support the Foundation’s mission. Thank you to all our sponsors including our key sponsors GCI and Weidner Apartment Homes. BBNCEF also received a surprise donation from the National…Read More

Short Term Vocational Education Scholarship Program

BBNCEF makes awards for the Short-term Vocational Education Program (STVE) throughout the year. Are you considering an application? STVE scholarships up to a maximum of $1,000 are awarded to shareholders for short-term vocational/certification training programs that enhance opportunities for employment or promotion. For complete program eligibility requirements and application, visit www.bbncef.org. Applications may also be…Read More