Our Corporation

“Land is the gift of our ancestors and the guarantee of our right to continue our subsistence lifestyle. Land is the heart of our culture. Without land, we are nothing.”

– Harvey Samuelsen 1926 – 2004

BBNC came into being as a for-profit corporation after the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act was signed into law in 1971. BBNC’s founders leveraged their reverence for the land and culture of the Bristol Bay region to create a diversified enterprise that, once it began, has never stopped contributing to Alaska’s economy.

Village Resource Specialists

Bristol Bay Native Corporation has three in-region Village Resource Specialists (VRS) available to assist shareholders with updating their shareholder records, filling out shareholder forms, preparing resumes, searching for…Read More

Corporate News

Two Ways to Win Cash!

Shareholders who have a direct deposit and/or a stock will on file that has been updated within the last five years are entered into quarterly prize drawings. The next deadline…Read More

Letter from the President

As hard as it is to believe, we’re just about to enter a new year and a new decade. Turning a corner like this is a milestone, and it gives…Read More

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Upcoming Events

  1. January 20, 2020

    Martin Luther King Jr. Day, BBNC Office Closed

  2. February 17, 2020

    Address & Banking Change Deadline

    In order for your March BBNC Settlement Trust distribution to reach you in time, you…Read More

  3. March 6, 2020

    BBNC Settlement Trust Distribution

    BBNC shareholders on record as of February 17, 2020, will receive a distribution payment of…Read More