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

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…Read More

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Upcoming Events

  1. October 25, 2019

    Bristol Bay Youth Leadership Forum Application Deadline

    The 2019 Bristol Bay Youth Leadership Forum will be held Dec. 4-6, in conjunction with…Read More

  2. November 15, 2019

    Address & Banking Change Deadline

    In order for your December BBNC distribution to reach you in time, you must have…Read More

  3. November 28, 2019

    Thanksgiving Holiday, BBNC Office Closed