This rectangular, bevel-edged Cutting Board is made with sustainably harvested exotic wood from the heart of Guatemalan jungle. Skilled wood workers In Peten use all-natural processes to enhance the wood’s durability and unique timbre and tone. Much like our Gathering Cheese Board but wider.
Itza Wood was founded by Suzanne Bararczy and Eliza Bararczy with a simple mission: to break the poverty cycle in the Peten region of Guatemala. The company funds various social initiatives – including employment and education - that help enhance local economic growth. “We put people and our planet first providing craftsmen with favorable work environments and wages,” explains Eliza.
In order to deepen the company’s commitment to one of nature’s most lush, beautiful treasures, Itza’s reforestation initiative planted 45,000 trees in the heart of Guatemala’s Peten jungle. (Read more) Material: Sustainable Mahogany, naturally bleached