Mission-Driven Businesses With Priscilla Velasquez
Priscilla Velasquez is a registered nurse and the owner and founder of Mayan Wave, a company she established in 2018. Priscilla began Mayan Wave by working out of her apartment in Asbury Park, N.J.
Mayan Wave curates quality, colorful, hand crafted mayan goods. She’s started with handbags, travel accessories and is expanding to home decor. She aspires to open a brick and mortar in the future but for now you can find her products online and at local markets near Asbury. All of Mayan Wave’s pieces are handmade by women weavers and Mayan Wave supports women artisans in Guatemala through fair trade. Priscilla’s mission is to give back to the less fortunate and there’s no doubt that's exactly what she’s doing.
Priscilla and I spoke about what it means to create mission driven businesses that are capable of empowering women across the globe. We also dove into fair trade practices, inspiration, and creativity. And I couldn't be more grateful to her for sharing her mission-driven business guidance with all of us.
You can find Priscilla on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/mayan_wave/) and the Mayan Wave website ( https://www.mayanwaveusa.com/ )
By signing up for her mailing list at mayanwaveusa.com you’ll be notified of the newest inventory and charitable work Mayan Wave is doing for the women weavers.
Use promo code “STAYSTELLAR” for a 10% discount on all beautifully handcrafted Mayan goods.
It applies to ALL items in your order. Promo code may be used multiple times by the same custome and are effective until the end of September 2020.