Women's Development Corporation is one of the largest nonprofit housing developers in Rhode Island and an innovator in the design, development, construction and management of housing for low to moderate income families, the elderly and persons with special needs. WDC reclaims and restores historic buildings, constructs new, energy efficient housing and revitalizes neighborhoods with a combination of federal, state and private financing. WDC also provides rental and home ownership opportunities.
In 1979, WDC was founded by professional women with expertise in architecture and design, community planning and historic preservation. Wdc achieves a high level of efficiency by completing developments on time and within budget. Wdc’s thoughtfulness in design ensures that buildings fit within a neighborhood and are functional and attractive.