Fox, Robert John was born on April 18, 1930 in New York City. Son of John Bernard and Margaret (Dunleavy) Fox.
Student placement Monroe County Welfare, Rochester, New York, 1957, Family and Children’s Society.
Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1955. Parish assistant Holy Family Church, Manhattan, 1955-1956. Student placement Monroe County Welfare, Rochester, New York, 1957, Family and Children’s Society, Baltimore, 1958.
Associate director Family Service, Catholic Charities, New York City, 1958-1961. Fulbright lecturer social work, Montevideo, Uruguay, 1961-1963. Coordinator Spanish community action Archdiocese of New York, 1963-1970.
Director Full Circle Associates, New York City, 1970-1984. Associate professor theology Marymount College, 1967-1972. Director Institute Intercultural Communication, New York City, 1959-1961.
Vice chairman Archdiocesan Social Justice Task Force, New York City, 1970-1974. Founder, director Summer in the City, New York City, 1964-1984. Initiator The Thing in the Spring, 1967, Mansight, 1971.