David Fischer has assembled and grown a chain of more than 40 dealerships , ranking it the second largest on Crain’s list of largest dealers, while lending both financial support and his time to numerous nonprofits around the region including: the Detroit Institute of Arts, Forgotten Harvest and the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan.
Fischer, who recently donated two transit vans to support the Ford Mobile Food pantries program, is also chairing the committee charged with raising $55 million towards the $145 million renovation of the Argonaut Building in Detroit’s Midtown for the College for Creative Studies, renamed the A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education. To date, the campaign has raised $45.1 million.
Mr. Fischer earned a B.A. at Parsons College.
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