Examiner Editorial: He was a hero to our city’s arts and civic culture

San Francisco Examiner.com-October 1, 2009

San Francisco lost Donald G. Fisher to cancer on Sunday. The 81-year-old was the co-founder of the 3,100-store Gap Inc. casual-clothing empire and a remarkable philanthropist, education reformer and art collector. He died quietly at home only two days after the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art announced a partnership with the Fisher family that will keep one of the world’s finest privately owned, 20th-century art collections here.

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