BIPOC Community

Allies in Arts

Allies in Arts is a non-profit organization that supports artists who are women, BIPOC, and LGBTQQIA2S

Ashanti Leadership

Ashanti Leadership offers Black-led education and consultation on human rights, policy development, and BIPOC-centred board development

Black Creatives x NIA Centre for the Arts

The Black Creatives X Mentorship Toolkit is a guide featuring information about the different forms of mentorship that exist in creative fields, how to know if you’re ready for a mentor, and an activity to help you get started!


Cultural Pluralism in the Arts Movement Ontario (CPAMO) is a movement of Indigenous and racialized artists engaged in empowering the arts communities of Ontario. CPAMO seeks to open opportunities for Indigenous and racialized professionals and organizations to build capacity through access and working relationships with cultural institutions across Ontario that will result in constructive relationships with Indigenous and racialized professionals and organizations

Future Ancestors Services

Future Ancestors Services offers Black and Indigenous-led consultation, research board development and policy development, anti-oppression, and anti-racism training. Specializes in online training, bilingual.

Indigenous Curatorial Collective (ICCA)

Indigenous Curatorial Collective (ICCA) is an Indigenous-run and led non-profit organization that supports and connects Indigenous curators, artists, writers, and professionals.


Indigenous Performing Arts Alliance (IPAA) is a multifaceted Indigenous performing arts organization that connects, and d supports Indigenous performing artists


National Indigenous Media Arts Coalition (NIMAC) acts as the Indigenous branch of the Independent Media Arts Alliance (IMAA) working to represent and advance media arts communities in Canada.

Nia Center for the Arts

Nia Center for the Arts is a Toronto-based charitable organization that supports, showcases, and promotes an appreciation of arts from across the Afro-Diaspora. They offer professional development opportunities and youth mentorship and engagement opportunities

Native Women in the Arts (NWIA)

Native Women in the Arts (NWIA) is a not-for-profit organization for First Nations, Inuit and Métis women, and other Indigenous gender marginalized folks who share the common interest of art, culture, community and the advancement of Indigenous peoples.

The Northern Indigenous Artist Alliance (NIAA)

The Northern Indigenous Artist Alliance (NIAA) is a provincial arts service organization whose mandate is to support, promote, and advocate on behalf of Northern Ontario Indigenous artists.