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Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation, Inc.


Last profile update: 05/17/2017
Last grant data update: 04/12/2018

At A Glance

Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation, Inc.

2 Towne Sq., Ste. 920

Southfield, MI United States 48075-3761

Telephone: (248) 415-1444


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business
  • Family foundation






Established in 1955 in MI - Founded by the late Max M. Fisher. Mr. Fisher was an internationally-known businessman and philanthropist. He spent much of his life raising money for philanthropic and political endeavors and was a supporter of charitable and civic organizations. His skill at diplomacy kept him connected to every administration since President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s regarding Jewish and Middle Eastern issues.

Purpose and Activities

The mission of the foundation is to enrich humanity by strengthening and empowering children and families in need. While remaining flexible in its approach, the foundation gives priority to: providing for the needs of and ensuring the future of the Jewish people, and to respecting its legacy and commitment to the Detroit community. Areas of critical importance include education, arts & culture and health, with particular attention to HIV/AIDS. .