Welcome to Battle Creek

This website serves as a single source for events and community building in Battle Creek, Michigan. BCVision provides resources, information, and guidance through workgroups to develop culture, education, and employment for all of Battle Creek.

What’s Happening in Battle Creek?

COVID-19 Resources in Battle Creek

In the face of the coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak, we know that a lot of people may be struggling to adjust to new routines and lifestyles. Although these lists continue to grow, we have gathered the following resources to help people in the Battle Creek community...

How to Prepare for an Interview

You’ve done it! You made a resume, drafted a cover letter, submitted your application, and now you have an interview scheduled with the job of your dreams. You’ve already come a long way on your job-hunting journey, but there are just a few more steps to take.  That’s...

Meet Erica Giron

Erica Giron is the Student Service Coordinator at Battle Creek Public Schools. This is a new position, and Erica is the first person to take on this role in the school system. In collaboration with school staff, community organizations, health providers and district...

Excelling in School as a Non-Traditional Student

It’s never too late to further your education. For people who are getting back into school after taking a break, though, the experience can be overwhelming. Our team wants to help non-traditional students succeed in achieving their educational goals. To make things...

How to Prepare for a Job Fair

Job fairs are a great opportunity to connect with companies in the area and start to learn more about industries you might be interested in. Whether you’re searching for a job or just trying to network, job fairs can be a great place to get started. Our team has put...

How to Apply for Scholarships

Preparing for college is a long process. There are a lot of steps, from researching options to requesting reference letters and more. For many students, scholarships are an important part of their college application process. These funds can make a huge difference in...

Giving Back to the Battle Creek Community

We love being a part of the Battle Creek community. This is a place where everyone can live, work and play. That’s thanks to the people who make up our community and the volunteers who give back. In order to foster a culture of vitality, it’s important to have people...

Which Questions to Ask in an Interview

Job hunting can be difficult. In fact, when some people get an interview, they find themselves nervous instead of excited. That’s because interviewing takes practice, and when you don’t know what to expect, the experience can be intimidating. Although it’s completely...

When to Start Looking at Colleges

We know that college isn’t for everyone, but if you’re interested in pursuing a higher education, it can be hard to decide when is the right time to start looking at colleges to attend. Our team wants you to feel prepared as you begin your college exploration, so...

Writing New Year’s Resolutions that Last

Welcome to 2020! Every new year brings the opportunity to start new habits and reach new heights. This year, we want to help you create New Year’s resolutions that can have a positive impact on you and your community. The hardest part of starting new habits or...

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BCVision Partners

We collaborate with a number of other community organizations and initiatives to help support the Battle Creek community. Check back soon to see the organizations that help us succeed.