About R. Foxworth
Rodney D. Foxworth, Jr. is a social entrepreneur and nonprofit adviser. He is founder of Invested Impact, a nonprofit social enterprise working in philanthropy, public policy and social entrepreneurship to support economic change and leadership development in underserved communities. He has advised, developed and managed numerous social impact ventures, including BMe Baltimore, Emerging Leaders at Maryland Out of School Time Network, Baltimore Impact Hub, and Ours To Own, Baltimore. Rodney is a “40 Under 40” honoree of Baltimore Business Journal and Next City magazine. He is featured in the best-seller “Reach: 40 Black Men Speak on Living, Leading, and Succeeding.”
Rodney is deeply involved in civic activities. He is Board Co-Chair of Thread and sits on the boards of the Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance (GBCA) and Fusion Partnerships. Rodney is advisory board member of American Communities Trust, Betamore and the Social Innovation Lab (SIL) at The Johns Hopkins University.
Rodney has been quoted by and featured in several media outlets, including The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore Citybizlist, MarylandReporter.com, WEAA, and WYPR. His writing has appeared in The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore City Paper, Urbanite, Metro US, Baltimore Brew, and The Orlando Weekly.
Rodney earned his B.A in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC).