Hamilton hatch health complex MULTI-CITY covid p3


Atlantic City, NJ, Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Los Angeles, Bennettsville, SC, Laurinburg, NC, and St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Hamilton Hatch Health Complex Multi-City Corona Virus Public Private Partnership (P3) is a collaboration led by the bi-partisan Opportunity Zone Black Capitalism Fund (OZBCF) and the St. Croix Economic Development Initiative (SEDI).  

This unique Multi-City P3 pilot program will focus on servicing underserved communities:

  • By providing emergency private capital focused on "doing good while doing well."
  • Providing humanitarian emergency mobile medical health facilities, quarantine facilities, and security.
  • Organizing and managing testing and critical lab work teams to economically distressed communities in Atlantic City, Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Bennettsville, Laurinburg,  and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and 
  • Provide accountability, compliance, and transparency analytic data regarding this unprecedented humanitarian emergency response to battle the Corona Virus, in the grassroots and rural communities.



Tele-medicine and analytic data regarding humanitarian response will help expedite needed emergency medical triage services



Compassionate comfortable accommodations for tens of thousands of families will be necessary.  Prepare. Respond. Recover Smartly, and IN ADVANCE.



Brigadier General Velma “Von” Richardson, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Brigadier General Velma “Von” Richardson, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Brigadier General Velma “Von” Richardson, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Most recently served as the vice president of Department of Defense Information Technology (DoD IT) Programs at Lockheed Martin in Washington, D.C. In this role, she supports Washington-based DoD Chief Information Officers and other IT leaders in identifying priorities, increasing program visibility, taking new technology directions and recommending innovative IT solutions. Richardson manages executive branch customer relationships with the senior leaders in the U.S. Military, Defense Information Systems Agency and Office of the Secretary of Defense. In addition, she assists Lockheed Martin business units with customer relations and helps program managers overcome funding challenges to develop cost-effective and competitive proposals.

In her position, Richardson focused on corporate priority and key DoD IT programs including U.S. Army Corps of Engineers IT services, ITES-2S, ENCORE II, CR2, ITA, Global Military Mail, OPTARSS, CENTCOM (U.S. Central Command) and AFRICOM (U.S. Africa Command). A strong advocate for Warfighter information technology and systems, Richardson is following the DoD’s new Stability Operations role.

Richardson is a member of Lockheed Martin’s Joint and Army Customer Focus Teams and AFRICOM Integrated Product Team. In addition, she serves on the board of directors for The ROCKS, Inc., an organization dedicated to the professional development of the U.S. officer corps. Before joining Washington Operations, Richardson served as vice president and DoD customer relations executive at Lockheed Martin Information Technology.

Richardson attended the U.S. Army War College at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, from 1993 to 1994. She received a Master of Arts degree from Pepperdine University in Human Resources Management.


Ambassador Sig Rogich

Brigadier General Velma “Von” Richardson, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Brigadier General Velma “Von” Richardson, U.S. Army (Ret.)

   Ambassador Rogich served as White House Senior Advisor to President George H.W. Bush from 1989 to 1992 and as a communications and campaign advisor to Presidents Reagan and Bush and presidential candidate Sen. John McCain. He was selected by President Bush to serve as the U.S. Ambassador to Iceland, his country of birth. He currently is the President of The Rogich Communications Group, an international communications and business advisory firm based in Las Vegas, NV. Rogich also founded Las Vegas based R&R Advertising, now R&R Partners, Nevada's largest advertising and marketing firm, and has been involved with Las Vegas marketing for more than 30 years.  His entertainment and business relationships have included Frank Sinatra, Donald Trump, Mike Tyson, Steve Wynn, Kirk Kerkorian, and Sheldon Adelson, Roger Ailes among others. From 1989-1992, he worked in the West Wing of the White House as Assistant to the President for activities and initiatives for President George H.W. Bush. In 1991, at the request of the President, Rogich accompanied former Soviet Premier Mikhail Gorbachev on his nationwide tour of the U.S. His company has worked with clients both nationally and globally and has been involved with most of the major gaming companies in Las Vegas. Ex-heavyweight champ Mike Tyson hired Rogich to burnish his image after biting Evander Holyfield's ear in their infamous 1997 match. Rogich is a former Nevada Athletic Commission chairman and state boxing commissioner as well as the former CEO of World Series of Fighting (WSOF).


Sustainable Accountable Recovery-Local Workforce Training-Housing-Infrastructure Restoration

The US-Humanitarian Aid Response Team (HART) Public Private Partnership (P3) facilitates private sector investment capital towards emergency recovery maritime debris removal, temporary to permanent housing, and particularly US Opportunity Zones infrastructure projects, while employing US-HART trained local workforce.



US-Humanitarian Aid Response Team (HART) MEG strategically partners with Veteran and local small businesses to provide emergency environment safe debris removal



US-Humanitarian Aid Response Team (HART) provides diversity inclusive workforce training, leveraging local labor to find the right balance for an equitable, resilient recovery. 

Hospitality Construction Electrical   

Telcom • Emergency Medical Triage • Agriculture • Smart Safe Waste Management Services • RX5 Cybersecurity TIoT

Private Public Partnership (P3)


Temporary to Permanent Housing

Helping households and communities return to normalcy as quickly as possible from hurricane and disaster emergency


Temporary-to-Permanent Homes


Recovery Innovation Pilot for the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

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US Humanitarian Aid Response Team (HART) Disaster Recovery Center of Excellence

US-Virgin Islands, St. Thomas

9200 Vitraco Mall

Suite 7

Charlotte Amalie, US Virgin Islands

Washington D.C. 

1616 H Street, NW, Ste 600, 20006

9200 Vitraco Mall Suite 7 Charlotte Amalie, US Virgin Islands


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday - Sunday: Closed

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