We are a non-profit organization, and fiscally sponsored by Inquiring Systems, Inc., based in Santa Rosa, California.


We accept online donations at the link below, and via check. If sending a check, please make the check out to Inquiring Systems, Inc, attn: Sovereign Bodies Institute, and mail it to 101 Brookwood Ave, Suite 204; Santa Rosa, CA 95404. 

We are grateful to our community partners who generously donate their work to help raise funds to sustain our work--proceeds from all the items below will go to SBI to support the MMIW Database and our general operations. Shop below!

Murdered Missing 

A powerful collection of poetry by Indigenous author Kim Shuck, Poet Laureate of San Francisco. Shuck writes as a mother and community member.

$12 USD

Thunder Woman Designs

Thunder Woman Designs is raising funds for SBI & Montana Urban Indian Health Center with these red dress earrings. Contact her at the link below to order a pair!

$20 USD



Co-produced by Three Sisters Collective and Clara Natonabah Music, this album is a collection by Indigenous musicians and artists in prayer for MMIWG & their families. Send us an email telling us you donated to SBI and we will mail you a copy! 

$25 USD


15% of the proceeds of these earrings goes to SBI! Customize by ordering a pair that says "relatives" or "kin" instead for a gender-neutral option. 

$30 USD

Midwest Indigenous

Midwest Indigenous donates a portion of the proceeds of their MMIW items to SBI--shop their store at the link below.


MMIW Dreamcatchers

Ojibwe artist Jessica Smith is creating custom MMIW dreamcatchers and donating proceeds to SBI! Contact her at the link below to order.  

$15+ USD