Welcome to Pearl S. Buck International


We continue Pearl S. Buck’s legacy of bridging cultures and changing lives through intercultural education,
humanitarian aid, and sharing the Pearl S. Buck House, a National Historic Landmark.

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Fund A Project
Help a Child Prepare for Disaster
In the Philippines

This project will teach the sponsored children and their parents the importance of environmental protection, disaster preparedness, and disease prevention. It will also provide them with boots, raincoats, umbrellas, and disaster kits which they can use during the rainy season and natural disasters.

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Vote Now for the
Pearl S. Buck House
Bucks Happening List 2020

The Pearl S. Buck National Historic Landmark House has been nominated for Best Museum and Best Historic Spot on the 2020 Bucks Happening List. Last year the House won Best Museum thanks to your votes—let’s make it happen again! Voting is open now through February 28, 2020.

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Woman of Influence Award Dinner
Julie Henning to be Honored
May 7, 2020

Each year the Woman of Influence Award honors our founder, Pearl S. Buck, by recognizing women who continue in her footsteps. The 2020 Woman of Influence is Julie Henning—an author and activist for Amerasian issues who was raised as Pearl S. Buck’s daughter. Registration is now open for this event.

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Awards & Accreditations


Donors can feel confident that their contributions are valued and put to good use when they see the high ratings, awards, and certifications we continue to receive from respected evaluators.