The Max M. Fisher Resource Center

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Letter from President George H.W. Bush to Max M. Fisher, George Klein, and Richard Fox – the Chairmen of the National Jewish Coalition.
Max Fisher with Marjorie, Jane Sherman, and others at the JAFI Assembly in 1990.
Max Fisher presenting an award to Nate Appleman.
Peter Cummings describes what it's like to work with Max Fisher.
Bob McCabe remembers how Max Fisher made the Ren Cen happen.
Max Fisher, Gerald Ford and other members of the UJA and the State Department signing the contract in the Thomas Jefferson Room of the State Dept. Building.
Robert Aronson reflects on Max Fisher's historic influence on behalf of Israel.
Left to Right: Phillip Hart, J.L. Hudson, Jr., Robert P. Griffin, and Max Fisher
Max Fisher and President Ronald Reagan in the oval office.
Max Fisher "A Man of Our Times"
Max Fisher in 25 words or less poster.
Chaim Weizmann Portrait
Groundbreaking on the Riverfront Apartments
Left to Right: Dan Lavin, Art Howard, Max Fisher, Abe Green, John Leerie, and Joseph Holtzman take a break for lunch during the 1956 Allied Jewish Campaign.
"Detroit Renaissance: A Decade of Progress and A Commitment to the Future," 1981 address by Max M. Fisher, Chairman of the Board, Detroit Renaissance, Inc.
Max Fisher fundraising at the famous annual Fisher Meeting in his home, 1984.