Welcome to Battle Creek

This website serves as a single source for events and community building in Battle Creek, MI. 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?

Meet Chris Jones

Meet Chris Jones

Christopher Jones is a Crew Leader with the Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU) MyCityBC program. MyCityBC is a summer...

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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 Years 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...

2019 Year in Review

Our incredible community and partners have helped us make 2019 a fantastic year. The BCVision team has been hard at work, along with community members, to create lasting and visible change in Battle Creek. Our goal is to make our community a place where everyone can...

Meet Priscila Dieguez

Priscila Dieguez is a Career Coach for Workforce Solutions at Kellogg Community College. She coaches students in the Innovative Accelerated Credentialed Training (iACT) program. iACT offers free accelerated training to prepare adults for the workforce in the...

How to Ask for Reference Letters

Hunting for a new job or applying to a college are not easy tasks. There are many steps of the process that can seem complicated or even intimidating. Hunting for a new job or applying to a college are not easy tasks. There are many steps of the process that can seem...

The Importance of Family Meals

Dinner time can be hectic. Family members who have each come home from school or work may want to isolate themselves and eat alone. However, family meals are important for building trust, developing communication skills, and more. Our team has developed a list of some...

Meet Cherise Buchanan

Meet Cherise Buchanan Cherise Buchanan is a Career Coach for Workforce Solutions at Kellogg Community College. Cherise coaches students in the Innovated Accelerated Credentialed Training (iACT) program. iACT offers free accelerated training to prepare adults for the...

How to Write a Great Cover Letter

When it comes to the job hunt, many people find themselves avoiding positions that require cover letters. The biggest reason is usually not knowing what to say or how to say it. These documents can prevent qualified candidates from applying to positions they could...

Supporting Veterans in Battle Creek

Veterans Day is November 11 which means many people will be honoring those who have risked and lost their lives for our freedom. Because of the holiday, our team wanted to take the opportunity to highlight the resources that our community offers to help veterans every...

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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.