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

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…Read More

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Upcoming Events

  1. August 28, 2019

    BBNC Shareholder Development and Shareholder Services in Kenai

    BBNC Shareholder Development and Shareholder Services staff will be in Kenai to meet with BBNC…Read More

  2. August 29, 2019

    Kenai Shareholder Informational Meeting

    BBNC’s Shareholder Informational Meeting will be held in Kenai, AK on Thursday, August 29, 2019…Read More

  3. September 2, 2019

    Labor Day, BBNC Office Closed