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Soap Box Derby Updates Strategic Plan; Announces Staffing transition 10.22.2018 International Soap Box Derby, Inc. (ISBD) has updated the organization’s strategic plan in continuing support of its youth racing and education programs. The new three-year plan replaces one originally adopted in 2014, according to Gregg Mervis, chairman of the ISBD board of directors, and Mark Gerberich, president and chief executive officer. Read More New Derby Gear 08.16.2018 Read More DuBois Soap Box Derby to Expand Educational Opportunities Through the Bald Eagle School District with Support from the Parent Company of West Penn Power 08.06.2018 Read More Error in Tuesday Rally Challenge 07.20.2018 Read More United Way Corporate Derby Challenge presented by Fallsway Equipment Company Results 07.16.2018 Read More Embrace the Race 06.25.2018 Read More Accenture Partners with Soap Box Derby as Presenting Sponsor of the Mayor's Cup Race and VIP Area at the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby 06.25.2018 Read More Soap Box Derby Receives Grant from Mary S. and David C. Corbin Foundation 06.14.2018 International Soap Box Derby (ISBD) announced today it has received a $25,000 grant from the Akron-based Mary S. and David C. Corbin Foundation for general operating expenses. Read More Three Teenagers will Receive Soap Box Derby's Volunteer Youth Service Awards 06.06.2018 Three teenage volunteers of the Soap Box Derby program have been selected to receive the President’s Youth Volunteer Service Award, which recognizes volunteers under the age of 21 who have made a positive impact on the Soap Box Derby through their leadership on the local, regional or national level.

The 2018 recipients are Nick Hubbell of Johnstown, Ohio; Geordan Wells of Indianapolis, Ind., and Trevor Wiesner of Spencerport, N.Y.
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Soap Box Derby Hall of Fame will Induct Two New Members During Race Week 05.24.2018 Two veteran volunteers will be inducted into the Soap Box Derby Hall of Fame during the post-race awards ceremony for the 81st FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby on the evening of Saturday, July 21.

“The Soap Box Derby Hall of Fame recognizes the significant contributions and efforts of individuals who make it possible for the Soap Box Derby program to have an impact on the lives of young people throughout the United States and other parts of the world,” said Mark Gerberich, president and chief executive officer of International Soap Box Derby. “The two 2018 honorees have been active and dedicated volunteers for decades.”
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