Build a Thriving


Your Roadmap to Funding & Sustaining Your Small-Business

Your entrepreneurship journey just got a whole lot smoother.

You're pouring everything you've got into your small business. You deserve resources that help you fortify and access the funding you need to scale.

That's why we built D-Source.

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1:1 coaching for small business growth and fund development

Wendy Caldwell-Liddell

Individual and Group Coaching Sessions led by Wendy Caldwell

Perfect for small business owners who need support growing their company or securing funding to expand.

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The Funder’s Toolkit

An 8-week coaching course on “Funder Readiness”
Prepare funding packages for grantmakers and lenders!

The Funders Toolkit coaching course is an intensive 8-week program designed for small businesses that are ready to scale. Enrollment in The Funders Toolkit requires:


A D-Source account


A completed D-Source Sustainability Assessment


A brief interview with a D-Source Coach

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The Funder’s Toolkit

Wendy Caldwell, Founder

Wendy Caldwell has over a decade of experience building successful growth strategies for entrepreneurs, small businesses, and nonprofits.

As the Owner and Chief Coach at D-Source, she has made it her business to empower entrepreneurs with the critical knowledge, tools, and resources she's gained as a successful Grant-Writer and Fund Development Strategist.

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“Insights to level the playing field for marginalized founders.”

External funding plays a significant role in startup success, but these dollars are not always easy to find. Bootstrapping your startup with personal capital can also restrict your growth potential.

Your startup deserves growth strategies that help you attract and maximize the capital resources you need to scale.

That is what D-Source does for your business.

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Wendy Caldwell-Liddell

Wendy Caldwell is known for her work as a grants expert and fund development strategist in Detroit, Michigan. In 2018, Wendy founded  D-Source to formalize her passion for strengthening small businesses with growth strategies and fund development planning. Since then, D-Source has helped entrepreneurs generate nearly $1M with high-quality portfolios, growth plans, and fund development strategies.

“D-Source templates and courses make growing my company much more intuitive. Now, I feel more confident going after the funding I need.

- Cheryl Shannon-Green, CEO, Surge VPMA, Minneapolis, MN

Not Ready for Coaching?
Try Our Curated Courses

A tailored combination of D-Source Certified Tools and Courses to help you achieve specific goals:

Idea Kickstarer


Take your business from idea to organized. Establish your company's portfolio.

Business BuilderPro!


Grow your sales, improve your accounting, and establish a short and long-term funding strategy.

Investors Toolkit


Use all the knowledge gained from your D-Source membership to secure resources and capital.

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