About Us Ginger Miller The official name of the organization is Ginger's Capital District Soap Box Derby, Inc. It is a non-profit corporation (501 C3) organized in the state of New York. Superkids race 2014 Madison Avenue Albany NY Our STAFF Regional Director: Mark Scuderi Director: Ginger Miller Assistant Director: Joe Miller Time Keepers: Joe Miller, Roy Miller Sound: Joe Miller Web Site: Joe Miller Sales: Josie and Vicky Woods Starter: Art Hauser Gina Hanley Car pre staging: Dawn Saville Pre race inspections: Matt Genito, Mike Morowski Inspectors: Ron Noll, Art Hauser, Joe Miller, Matt Genito, Joe Norfleet Road supplies: Skip VanDenburg, Adirondack Tires, Hiltons, Sharon Miller, Algonquin Middle School Car Transporters: Skip Vandenburg, Art Servidone Wheel Swap: Christine Morowski Pictures: Vicki Woods Finish line Flagman: Joe Norfleet INTERNATIONAL SOAP BOX DERBY Mission Statement The Soap Box Derby® is an international nonprofit organization whose mission is to build knowledge and character, and to create meaningful experiences through collaboration and fair and honest competition. Core Vaules and Drivers • Youth Education and Leadership Development• Family Engagement and Enrichment• Honesty, Integrity and Perseverance• Innovation and Entrepreneurship• Teamwork and Collaboration• Mentoring• Volunteerism• Commitment to Community The Derby is the official sanctioning body of Soap Box Derby racing and has exclusive licensing partnerships with more than 100 racing districts throughout world. These racing districts conduct sanctioned Soap Box Derby races throughout the year and qualify champs for the annual FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby® World Championship race at the world famous Derby Downs Track in Akron, Ohio. The Derby's Education Program is a fast-growing component of the organization and includes a STEM-Based Curriculum, the Gravity Racing Challenge® STEM Team Competition and a Mini Soap Box Derby program. The Derby also operates the world famous Derby Downs Track in Akron, Ohio where events are held throughout the racing season. The Board of Directors oversees the operation of the Derby, and the day-to-day activities are handled by the Headquarters staff in Akron.