about ITZA WOOD
Itza Wood is a social enterprise working in the heart of the
Guatemalan jungle to hand-craft quality furnishings and wooden
wears out of sustainably and locally sourced wood.
BY SOURCING FROM ITZA WOOD, YOU ARE SUPPORTING
We commit to putting people and planet first by using natural processing techniques and respecting our workers.
We design all of our products to showcase the beauty of the natural Guatemalan wood we use.
We employ people of various backgrounds and thought in order to spread awareness of the richness of the Peten region and its people.
We plant a tree for each product sold so that we are contributing to the replenishment of the Peten forest.
THIS IS WHAT WE BELIEVE.
in the power of education to make a change in the lives of children and families.
in honoring nature’s inherent abundance by using natural processing methods for treating our wood. Our one-of-a-kind wood wears and home goods represent community, integrity and beauty.
in preserving our environment through reforestation and planting gardens.
in the transformative effects of employment in local communities.