Raquel Serrano

Content Marketing for Non-Profit & Service Industries

Hi there - my name is Raquel!
I'm a content marketer and social media manager
for organizations in the nonprofit and service industries.

I create strong, evergreen articles which provide creative solutions and clarity
that attract readers and build up the brand's reputation as a trusted authority in that niche.

CONTACT ✉ [email protected]


Content creation / promotion / marketing, Wordpress, HTML, CSS,
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, LinkedIn,
keyword research, SEO, Canva, Photoshop, InDesign, Buffer, Hootsuite, Sprout Social


Marketing Communications Intern for the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago
Editorial contributor for NY-startup WayUp and their college career blog.
Articles published bimonthly in topics including: career development, network building, reputation management.


B.S., Emerging Media Communications, Devry University 2018

CONTACT ✉ [email protected]

United States of America



The Y's Free Summer Food Program Prevents Child Hunger

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How to Prevent "Brain Drain" in Children This Summer

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How the Y Promotes Environmental Friendliness in Children

This spring and summer, the YMCA of Metro Chicago offers various ways for children to get out and enjoy nature.


4 Valuable Tips for Teens Seeking Volunteer Opportunities

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5 Ways to Improve Your Mental Health

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Just Met a Great Professional Contact? Here's How to Keep the Relationship From Going Cold

There are so many opportunities available for students who want to develop their professional networks that it might almost feel too easy to show up to a networking event or...


5 of the Most Overlooked Networking Opportunities for Students

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What 3 Students Say Surprised Them Most About Work-Study

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5 Networking Mistakes Even the Smartest Students Make

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5 Extracurriculars for People Who Need Work Experience Now

On the list of phrases college students hate to hear the most, "no work experience" is without a doubt near the top. Although now we understand that being hired right out of...