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The Max M. Fisher Resource Center

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Al Taubman talks about the key to Max's ability to raise funds.
Max Fisher's biographer, Peter Golden, details Fisher's extensive experience as a highly successful fundraiser.
Gene Miller remembers Max Fisher's integrity, honesty and ability to listen.
Max Fisher and George Shultz with Jane Sherman at the Council of Jewish Federations General Assembly in San Francisco in 1990, during which Shultz was presented the Human Rights Award by his longtime friend Fisher.
New Detroit article
Michigan GOP Honors
Max M. Fisher at the National Distinguished Leadership Award ceremony in 1994.
Renaissance Center
Bob McCabe describes his early days as president of Detroit Renaissance.
American Jewish Committee Human Relations Award
Groundbreaking on the Riverfront Apartments
Clips from 1969 articles highlighting Max Fisher's appointment as a Special Advisor to President Nixon.
Max and his wife Marjorie at the National Distinguished Leadership Award festivities.
Max Fisher next to his sculpture at the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield.
Jewish Statesmanship Award
Bill Berman describes Max Fisher's belief that consensus was not "the middle ground," but the process of getting a group to all reach the right decision.