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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Wyandanch Homes and Property Development Corporation

A BBB Accredited charity


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Wyandanch Homes and Property Development Corporation
819 Grand Boulevard
Wyandanch, NY 11729
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1985, New York
Stated Purpose:
" Wyandanch Homes and Property Development Corporation was created in 1985 to alleviate a severe housing shortage for low income families living in Wyandanch and other impacted Suffolk County communities. The core objective of WHPDC is to rebuild both communities and families by providing them with stable housing and supportive services, which enable them to achieve economic self- sufficiency. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Wyandanch Homes and Property Development Corporation (WHPDC) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


We assist economically disadvantaged families become economically self-sufficient. Chronically economically disadvantaged individuals are in great need of support and direction. Dependent on the Social Welfare system for their sustenance, they may learn to doubt the possibility of a self-sufficient future. Intensive case management and staff involvement helps families to trust the program and to believe in their own potential for self-sufficiency.


Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Debbie Joseph, Acting Executive Director
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Cosco Williams
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
PO Box 98, Wyandanch NY 11798
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Grant Proposals
Fund raising costs were 8.5% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $195,231, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on WHPDC's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013.

Source of Funds  

Rental Income


Government Grants


Private Grants


Interest Income




Total Income


Program Expenses  

Program Services

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Expenses in Excess of Income




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 78%  Fund Raising: 2%  Administrative 22% 
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Beginning net assets $1,936,097
Ending net assets 1,649,400
Total liabilities 80,046

Total assets



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