About

As a nonprofit social enterprise, Maya Traditions is dedicated to facilitating access to national and international markets for Maya backstrap weaver artisans and their families in the highlands of Guatemala. Following a Fair Trade model, we continually seek to support our artisans, their families, and their communities through social programs that work to build capacity, preserve local cultures, and motivate indigenous women to strengthen their entrepreneurial ecosystems.

Providing personal and professional trainings to our artisans

Preserving and promoting the use of traditional medicine and plants

Supporting the children of our artisans with financial scholarships

Unlocking Silent Histories

Maya Traditions Chapter: Promoting leadership, storytelling, and cultural understanding

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