The Max M. Fisher Resource Center

The Resource Center provides access to a database of photos, video clips, letters, documents, newspaper articles, awards and other archival material. There are several user-friendly ways to search the Resource Center. The “Quick Search” field above offers a keyword search for those who know what they are looking for. Searches can also be filtered by Topic and Type from the pull-down menus to the right. Click on any item on this screen to see more detailed information. On each detail page, click on the Related Resources for additional items of related interest.

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Teaching Resources contain lesson plans focused on Max Fisher's four key values: Wisdom, Generosity, Service, and Leadership. Lessons include individual and group activities and trigger questions for further thought.

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Max Fisher in 25 words or less poster.
1961 United Foundation Torch Drive
Bob McCabe describes the relationship between Max Fisher and Detroit Mayor Coleman Young.
Anti-Defamation League Honors
Peter Cummings describes what it's like to work with Max Fisher.
Max Fisher, Yigal Allon and Yosef Tekoah
United Jewish Appeal V-E Day Commemorative Medal
Max Fisher speaking at the 40th anniversary of the Jewish Community Council of Metropolitan Detroit at Shaarey Zedek Synagogue in Southfield, Michigan. (L-R) JCC President John H. Shepard, Max Fisher, Executive Director Alvin L. Kushner, and Judge Damon J. Keith.
Abba Eban dinner
United Jewish Appeal LBJ Plaque
Left to Right: Phillip Hart, J.L. Hudson, Jr., Robert P. Griffin, and Max Fisher
Max Fisher's retirement speech from United Brands
Louis Pincus addressing the Founding Assembly of the Reconstituted JAFI in June 1971.
In 1999 Max Fisher was named a Michiganian of the Year by The Detroit News.
Max Fisher in front of the iconic Fisher Building in Detroit, and in his office on the 22nd floor.
Max Fisher fundraising at the famous annual Fisher Meeting in his home, 1984.