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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What’s New


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For the Vietnam Cultural Tour
February 18–March 1, 2020

Delight in discovering Vietnamese culture during this 13-day excursion. On this tour, you will visit with sponsored children in the orphanages of Hanoi to see the life-changing difference made by compassionate donors through the Child Sponsorship program. Reservations for the trip are being accepted now.

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Janet Mintzer, President & CEO of Pearl S. Buck International, Announces Retirement

Janet L. Mintzer, President & CEO of Pearl S. Buck International has announced her retirement effective 12/31/19, after 18 years of leading the organization. Read the full press release for more details and instructions for candidates interested in becoming her successor.

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Come Enjoy A Taste of the World at Pearl S. Buck International May 16, 2019

Taste of the World is a gala gourmet event that showcases the area’s premier food and beverage offerings from local restaurants as well as food and drink purveyors. Beautiful and unique objects and experiences will be offered at a fun live auction and a silent auction.

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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.