Dayton Area Soap Box Derby
Soap box derby differs from other sports because it provides a unique lifelong advantage by combining a STEM learning component (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) with competition, sportsmanship and the discipline needed to achieve excellence. Derby is a learning sport.
The vision of the Dayton Area Soap Box Derby organization is focused on youth learning:
To re-establish soap box derby programs for Dayton area youth so they can apply hands-on application of STEM principles in a safe, fun and engaging environment.
The values of the Dayton Area Soap Box Derby organization mirror those of the International Soap Box Derby organization with a focus on local Dayton area youth. The following are core values:
- Youth education and leadership development
- Safety, honesty, integrity and perseverance
- Innovation and entrepreneurship
- Teamwork and collaboration
- Commitment to the Dayton area community
- National News
- Soap Box Derby Partners with United Way of Summit County and Fallsway Equipment Company for the 2018 United Way Corporate Derby Challenge presented by Fallsways Equipment CompanyThe United Way of Summit County and Fallsway Equip…
- International Soap Box Derby Board of Directors Elects New Officers and Adds New Members for 2017-2018