Success Stories

Chi Duc Is Playing Sports In His Free Time (2)

Relationship with Child Sponsor Motivates Student to Overcome Obstacles

Chi Duc was born in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. When he was three years old, his father passed away. Life became hard and miserable as his mother had to…

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Sponsorship Helps Families Thrive and Children Succeed in Thailand

Nannapas, or Soo-soo, is a model of a good student who has demonstrated remarkable academic accomplishment. She had received continuing support from the Pearl S. Buck Foundation Thailand from the young…

Thailand Games

Looking Back on A Year of Bridging Cultures & Changing Lives

Thanks to all of Pearl S. Buck International’s generous child sponsors and donors, the impoverished and marginalized children, families, and communities supported and served by our global affiliates and their…

China

Following in Pearl Buck’s Footsteps at Chongshi Girls’ School

Shuqi is a student at Chongshi Girls’ School. Since starting there in 2019, the school motto of “Independent, Caring, Intellectual and Elegant” has not only encouraged and inspired her, but…

He Takes Part In Games With His Foster Siblings

A Second Chance for Success in Vietnam

Starting A New Life at the Orphanage Quan was abandoned by his father in 2015 when he was only 6 years old. He was left with just a note: “I…

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Helping Sponsored Children in the Philippines Go to College

Pearl S. Buck Foundation Philippines (PSBP) has an increasing number of senior high school graduates each year, thus an increasing number of college aspirants. This coming school year, 28 sponsored…

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Pig Farming Project Provides Many Benefits to Thailand Families

In response to a shortage of food and income during the Covid-19 pandemic, Pearl S. Buck Foundation Thailand partnered with Pearl S. Buck International and generous donors to launch a…

Taiwan

Serving New Immigrant Families in Taiwan for More than Five Decades

In 1968, Pearl S. Buck established the Taiwan branch of the Pearl S. Buck Foundation, which under the support of the US headquarters looked after mixed-race children born to US…

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Serving Multicultural and Immigrant Families in Korea

Pearl S. Buck Foundation Korea (PSBFK) was founded as the first South Korean institution specializing in caring for Korean American biracial children born as a result of the Korean War.…

Christmas Packages (2)

Helping Children in Kenya

Pearl S. Buck International continues to partner with Bethlehem Baptist Church and Chariots for Hope to provide humanitarian aid to children living at Ogada Children’s Home in Kenya through child…