Support a Tri Team!

Support a Tri Team!

Individuals served by Open Options/Life Unlimited represent
seven fundraising teams as part of the fun of the
Open Options Shawnee Mission Triathlon!

Trucker, 2018 Captain of Team Gold, and Tim, LU Program Manager

Can you help us raise funds for disability services?

Click below to join a team and donate!

Your donation makes a big difference in the daily lives of the individuals we serve:

All donations stay local and are 100% tax deductible.

Life Unlimited’s tax ID: 43-1237483

Learn more about our disability services here.







  1. Team Red

    Ready, set, go! John has received disability services from Open Options/Life Unlimited for many years. He enjoys spending time with his roommate Glen, captain of Team Green! John is a big fan of all sports, and enjoys cheering on the Chiefs and Royals!
    $50.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  2. Team Green

    A little bit about Glen -- Glen loves working at Alphapointe, adding to his collections, bowling with family and friends, making jewelry and keychains for others and playing video games. Glen also loves Spongebob, the Golden Girls and the Price is Right!
    $30.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  3. Team Purple

    Pamela loves cheering on racers at the Shawnee Mission Triathlon! Pamela loves the outdoors, but she's also just as happy curling up with a book at home. Also, Pamela is a Cardinals fan and loves taking the train to St. Louis to visit family. Look for her at the finish line!
    $20.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  4. Team Teal

    Patrice is the best cheerleader a tri team could have! Patrice loves meeting new people and being out and about -- getting her nails done, going to a ball game or singing in church are some activities she enjoys. This is Patrice's second turn as a team captain, and in 2019 she's reppin' Teal!
    $0.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  5. Team Pink

    Let's go Pink! Emily is, above all, a loving friend, sister and daughter. She also loves reading and animals, especially dogs. With support from Open Options/Life Unlimited, Emily manages a healthy lifestyle through walking and also exercising along with her Nintendo Wii.
    $0.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  6. Team Gold

    Let's hear it for a three-peat team captain! George has Prader-Willi syndrome, a condition that causes insatiable hunger, but he doesn't let it hold him back! He has expressed appreciation for OO/LU supporting him to live with a healthier weight and more independence.
    $0.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal
  7. Team Blue

    This is Michael's third year as a triathlon team captain. With the help of Open Options/Life Unlimited, Michael, an artist, successfully manages his Prader-Willi syndrome diagnosis and has lost more than one hundred pounds through healthy eating and lots of activities.
    $0.00 donated of $1,000.00 goal