Press Room

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Welcome to the Pearl S. Buck International press page where you can access news coverage and view recent press releases and videos.

Press Releases

Pearl S. Buck: Taking Action Tour Launch and Celebration

Becoming American: A Documentary Film and Discussion Series on Our Immigration Experience

Pearl S. Buck International Global Leadership Program Graduation

Pearl S. Buck International Participates in Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!

MEDIA Sneak-peek Tour and Dessert Reception & Celebration of the New Pearl S. Buck: Taking Action House Tour

Driving with Your Eyes Closed Screenplay Reading at Pearl S.Buck International

Guests Savored the Flavors at Taste of the World at Pearl S. Buck International

Pearl S. Buck’s 126th Birthday Party on Sunday, June 24, 2018

New Exhibit at Pearl S. Buck International The Call of the Tranquility: An Expression of Traditional Chinese Brush Painting

Pearl S. Buck International Mabel Lew Scholarship Awarded to Nicole Thom Hanselman

Pearls Tea and Garden Party Sunday, April 29, 2018

Pearl S. Bucks International named 2018 Best Nonprofit to Work For

Visit by Korean Delegation to Pearl S. Buck International

Pearl S. Buck International Receives $40,000 EITC Donation from Covenant Bank

Fashionably Pearl Fashion Show Sunday, March 4, 2018

2018 Woman of Influence Award Winner, Renee Cardwell Hughes

Pearl S. Buck Writing Center 2018

Sacred Sagrado Festivals of Mexico Exhibit

The Global Leadership Program: Training Today’s Young Adults to Become Tomorrow’s Global Leaders

Community Holiday Open House

Holiday Craft Show Sponsored by the Pearl S. Buck Volunteer Association

Janet L. Mintzer, President & CEO of Pearl S. Buck International,Appointed Honorary Principle of the Chongshi Girls’ School in Zhenjiang, China

Honorary Director of Jiangsu University’s International Literature Center

39thAnnual Festival of Trees at the Pearl S. Buck House

Mother and Child Statue Removed from Grounds of Pearl S. Buck House for Restoration

Opening Reception for The Forgotten Americans Exhibit

Pearl S. Buck House Ghost Tours

Videos

In The News

“Pearl S. Buck House adds new Taking Action tour focusing on author’s activism”

The Reporter
September 18, 2018
www.thereporteronline.com/news/pearl-s-buck-house-adds-new-taking-action-tour-focusing

“Pearl S. Buck’s 126th Birthday Party”

Time Publishing Newspapers
June 11, 2018
www.timespub.com/event/pearl-s-bucks-126th-birthday-party-on-sunday-june-24-2018/

“YWCA’s Annual Stand Against Racism Discusses Diversity In An Uneven Demographic”

Time Publishing Newspapers
May 29, 2018
www.timespub.com/2018/05/29/ywcas-annual-stand-against-racism

“Travel the Bucks County ‘Genius Belt'”

Visit Bucks County
May 29, 2018
www.visitbuckscounty.com/things-to-do/planning-ideas/bucks-county-genius-belt/

“Pearl S. Buck International awards final Mabel Lew Scholarship”

Bucks County Herald
May 24, 2018
www.buckscountyherald.com/5-24-18/Pearl-S-Buck-International-awards-final-Mabel-Lew-Scholarship

“Pearl S. Buck International presents Woman of Influence Award”

Montgomery News-Herald
May 23, 2018
www.montgomerynews.com/perkasienewsherald/communities/pearl-s-buck-international-presents-woman-of-influence-award

“Nearly $2M awarded to Pa. museums, historical societies”

WFMZ 69 News
May 11, 2018
www.wfmz.com/news/pennsylvania/nearly-2-million-in-grants-awarded-to-museums-historical-societies

“Bucks County nonprofits receive grants to boost tourism”

Bucks County Courier Times
May 9, 2018
www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/news/20180509/bucks-county-nonprofits-receive-grants-to-boost-tourism

“Pearl S. Buck International holds Fashionably Pearl Fashion Show”

Montgomery News-Herald
May 1, 2018
www.montgomerynews.com/perkasienewsherald/communities/pearl-s-buck-international-holds-fashionably-pearl-fashion-show

“Bucks County YWCA forum focuses on diversity, inclusion”

The Intelligencer
April 29, 2018
http://www.theintell.com/news/20180429/bucks-county-ywca-forum-focuses-on-diversity-inclusion

“Korean-American artist transformed by first visit to South Korea”

WHYY
April 26, 2018
https://whyy.org/articles/korean-american-artist-transformed-by-her-first-visit-to-south-korea

“On the 50th anniversary of MLK assassination, racism persists, as does hope for change”

The Intelligencer
April 4, 2018
www.theintell.com/news/20180404/on-50th-anniversary-of-mlk-assassination-racism-persists-as-does-hope-for-change

“Korean delegation visits Pearl S. Buck International in Hilltown”

Montgomery News-Herald
March 28, 2018
www.montgomerynews.com/perkasienewsherald/communities/korean-delegation-visits-pearl-s-buck-international-in-hilltown

“New house tours, event center on tap at Pearl Buck home in Hilltown”

Bucks County Courier Times
March 13, 2018
www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/news/20180313/new-house-tours-event-center-on-tap-at-pearl-buck-home-in-hilltown

“13 Self – Love Stories About Women Finding Themselves Instead Of ‘The One'”

Bustle
Feb 15, 2018
www.bustle.com/p/13-self-love-stories-about-women-finding-themselves-instead-of-the-one-8208814

“Quakertown schools to close for MLK Day next year”

Bucks County Courier Times
Jan 29, 2018
www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/news/20180129/quakertown-schools-to-close-for-mlk-day-next-year

“Festivals of Mexico documented in photography”

Bucks County Herald
Dec. 18, 2017
www.buckscountyherald.com/12-28-17/Festivals-of-Mexico-documented-in-photography-show.html

“Quakertown district hires Pearl S. Buck Foundation to help with racism issue”

The Morning Call
Dec. 8, 2017
www.mcall.com/news/local/mc-nws-quakertown-racism-20171208-story.html

“Forgotten Americans exhibit running at Pearl Buck Gallery”

All Around Bucks County
Nov. 7, 2017
www.timespub.com/2017/11/07/forgotten-americans-exhibit-running-pearl-buck-gallery/

“Thumbs up to Quakertown for OKing cultural diversity training”

The Inquirer
Oct. 29, 2017
www.philly.com/philly/columnists/jenice_armstrong/thumbs-up-to-quakertown-for-oking-30k-for-school-diversity-training-jenice-armstrong-20171029.html

“Supporters ‘live the legacy’ at Pearl S. Buck House”

Bucks County Herald
Oct. 26, 2017
www.buckscountyherald.com/10-26-17/Supporters-live-the-legacy-at-Pearl-S-Buck-House.html

“Smiles, flags as 34 become citizens at ceremony in Hilltown”

Bucks County Courier Times
Oct. 2, 2017
www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/cfdc1943-32fd-5d2b-8237-741f04769392.html

“Laura Lomax has been promoted from Director to Vice President of Programs at Pearl S. Buck International”

Bucks County Courier Times
Sep. 17, 2017
www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/dfb2223e-9930-11e7-8773-1fe7cc0c9838.html

“Kathleen Brunner appointed to Board of Directors of Pearl S. Buck International”

All Around Bucks County
Sep. 12, 2017

www.timespub.com/2017/09/12/kathleen-brunner-appointed-board-directors-pearl-s-buck-international/

“Students of Pearl Buck leadership program host cultural festival Saturday”

The Intelligencer
May 9, 2017
www.theintell.com/f07ca164-3500-11e7-b53c-2b02ebd88abb.html

“Doylestown Township mom, daughter reap rewards from trip to Philippines to visit child they sponsor”

The Intelligencer
April 2, 2017
www.theintell.com/f52e218a-157d-11e7-9167-2f11d5e89924.html

“Women’s advocacy, international work earn Allentown’s Pamela Varkony Woman of Influence Award”

The Intelligencer
March 29, 2017
www.theintell.com/f07ca164-3500-11e7-b53c-2b02ebd88abb.html

“Pamela Varkony Named Pearl S. Buck Woman of Influence”

The Morning Call
Feb 21, 2017
www.mcall.com/news/local/mc-ugc-article-pamela-varkony-named-pearl-s-buck-woman-of-i-2017-02-25-story.html

“Exhibit at Pearl S. Buck Homestead Explores Jewish Presence in China”

Jewish Exponent
Feb. 8, 2017
http://jewishexponent.com/2017/02/08/exhibit-pearl-s-buck-homestead-explores-jewish-presence-china/