ToP Network BBIPOC Community of Practice


The ToP Network values diverse experiences that contribute to the body of knowledge that helps us all improve, support, and thrive in our understanding of one another and ToP practices.  This is an invitation if you identify as a Black, Brown, Indigenous, and/or Person of Color (BBIPOC) and use the ToP Methods in your facilitation practice to be part of the Community of Practice (CoP). 

The purpose for the BBIPOC CoP is to:

  • A space to freely discuss our experiences, struggles, etc., around being BBIPOC Facilitators
  • Building collaborative relationships for BBIPOC facilitators to learn, grow, and encourage each other
  • Create community amongst ToP practitioners that are part of the global majority
  • Create a safe space to unpack experiences unique to facilitators that are from communities that are traditionally marginalized or are underrepresented
  • Sharing of best practices
  • Meet quarterly via Zoom for 90 minutes and is open to members of the ToP Network who identify as BBIPOC.
  • Bring food and drinks! Be comfortable (informal yet productive)


Meeting Rational Aims:

  • Getting to know other BBIPOC facilitators in the ToP Network
  • Reflect on our aims
  • Identifying future potential topics
  • Schedule remaining Quarterly Meet up’s & more
  • Share what support you need as facilitators

Primary methods of engagement

  • Virtual (Zoom)
  • BIPOC CoP Slack Channel


  1. If you identify as a Black, Brown, Indigenous, and/or Person of Color (BBIPOC) and are interested in joining the BBIPOC CoP, contact Ian or Librada to be added onto the roster. 
  2. We will post meeting notices and registration links on this website and send out email invitations.