Pearl S. Buck was a Pulitzer Prize and a Nobel Prize winning author, she also dedicated her life to various causes very close to her heart. Buck started an adoption agency for Amerasian children called “Welcome House” during a time when mixed race children were not often adopted. Welcome House has since evolved into Pearl S. Buck international, a foundation that supports children in various countries through the generous donations they receive.

During the holidays, Pearl Buck’s historic farmhouse in transformed into a Festival of Trees decorated by local non-profits/businesses many of whom share similar vales to Buck.

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