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Soap Box Derby Hosts Third Annual Autism Day With Autism Society of Greater Akron 09.11.2015 The Autism Society of Greater Akron and the International Soap Box Derby will once again hold its “Autism Day” at the Derby for the third year on Saturday, September 11, from 1 – 4 p.m. This extraordinary event is a community day for children of all ages to enjoy the benefits of having a treasure like the Derby in its hometown. Read More Soap Box Derby Senior Day Hits Record Attendance 09.04.2015 More than 500 seniors participated in the 5th annual Soap Box Derby Senior Derby presented by Akron General and the City of Akron on Thursday, September 3. Read More UA receives grant through a partnership with the Soap Box Derby to bring integrated STEM programming to Akron Public Schools’ classrooms 09.03.2015 UA receives grant through a partnership with the Soap Box Derby to bring integrated STEM programming to Akron Public Schools’ classrooms
Researchers seek to increase students’ enthusiasm for careers in STEM
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Derby Board Adds New Members To The Rally Commission And Elects New Officers 08.18.2015 The Soap Box Derby’s Board of Directors added three new members to the Rally Commission and elected officers who will serve a one-year term. Read More New Rule Changes For 2015-2016 AASBD Racing Season 08.17.2015 The International Soap Box Derby announced rule changes that will go into effect immediately for the 2015-2016 FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby racing season. Read More Openings On The Racing Commission and A-Team 08.12.2015 The FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby Racing Commission is looking for new members for the 2016 racing season.

Applications for the Racing Commission and A-Team are being accepted from the public until October 1, 2015. Elections will be held electronically in October.
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2015 FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby World Champions Crowned 07.25.2015 Read More Soap Box Derby And The City Of Tallmadge Set To Celebrate The 80th Anniversary Of The All-American Soap Box Derby On Tallmadge Hill 07.17.2015 On Sunday, August 9, the International Soap Box Derby and the City of Tallmadge will celebrate the 80th anniversary of the 1935 All-American Soap Box Derby with a dedication ceremony and Soap Box Derby races. The event will take place on West Avenue in Tallmadge from noon-2 pm. West Avenue hill is the site of the second All-American race and the first Akron-area race. Read More 2015 President's Youth Volunteer Service Award Winners 07.16.2015 Three youth volunteers of the Soap Box Derby program have been selected as recipients of the inaugural President’s Youth Volunteer Service Award. The Award was established to recognize youth under the age of 21 who have made a positive impact on the Soap Box Derby® program by volunteering and mentoring on the local or national level.
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Three Veteran Soap Box Derby Volunteers Will Be Inducted Into Hall of Fame During Race Week 07.10.2015 Three long-time volunteers of the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby program will be inducted into the organization’s Hall of Fame during an awards ceremony on the evening of Saturday, July 25. Read More