Rosie Perez Teams Up With Pine-Sol for "Women Rise Above It" Campaign

Rosie Perez is using her celebrity to benefit a campaign that seeks to celebrate the inspiring women we encounter in our day-to-day lives.

The Counselor actress has teamed up with Pine-Sol to promote an exciting initiative that extols “real” women in our communities. 

The “When Life Gets Tough, Women Rise Above It” campaign recognizes remarkable women among us. Now through Jan. 31 women across America are encouraged to contribute their personal stories of triumph to Pine-Sol’s collection of stories. Women can submit their stories at

“I feel extremely honored to have been given the opportunity to be part of the Pine-Sol ‘When Life Gets Tough, Women Rise Above It’ movement, celebrating the strong, courageous women who have overcome deep, dark moments in their lives,” Perez said. “I can empathize with these stories and admire programs that provide a space for women to come together and share life’s challenges, which only make us stronger.”

The makers of Pine-Sol products launched the campaign after commissioning a survey which yielded some interesting results about the heroes in our communities.

Read about the study on page 2 >>>

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Cristina Arreola, Associate Editor

Originally from El Paso, Texas, Cristina Mari Arreola earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New YorkNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. . You can follow her on Twitter at @c_arreola

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