Stories

Stories

Join the ANCSA Regional Association and Alaska Native Village Corporation Association as we recognize the profound changes sparked by ANCSA and the 50 years of economic, cultural, educational, and social benefits that Alaska Native corporations provide to their shareholders, descendants, and all of Alaska.

Throughout the year, we will highlight the people and cultures of the 12 regions represented by Alaska Native regional corporations.

BBNC: Path to Prosperity Supports Emerging and Existing Businesses in Bristol Bay Region

An innovative business competition led by a Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) subsidiary has injected $100,000 in grants to Bristol Bay businesses who are supporting and growing the region’s economy. The Path to Prosperity competition—or P2P, as it’s called—is operated by the Bristol Bay Development Fund (BBDF), and rewards local innovators with a chance to…Read More

KONIAG: “ANCSA changed my life – and Alaska’s future” by Anthony ‘Tony’ Drabek

ANCSA changed my life – and Alaska’s future Posted in the Anchorage Daily News Opinions Section on 2/20/21 by Anthony “Tony” Drabek My ancestral homeland and the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, or ANCSA, helped me rebuild my life. Enrollment under ANCSA had just begun in 1970, when I came home to Kodiak after four years…Read More