SURG Restaurant Group hosting online auction for MPD officer battling Stage 4 cancer

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- He fought for our country, and now he's fighting for his life -- but he's not alone in that fight.

An online fundraising auction is being held for Milwaukee Police Officer Chris Blaszak. The Air Force vetrean is battling Stage 4 jaw cancer.

SURG Restaurant Group is hosting the fundraiser.

Auction items include the opportunity to meet some big-name Wisconsin athletes.

All of the proceeds to towards Blaszak's medical bills.

"You can make a donation if you'd like, but then there's also five meet-and-greet type experience opportunities that are really awesome experiences that you can bid on over a ten-day period," Omar Shaikh with the SURG Restaurant Group said.

The online fundraising auction began Wednesday, December 10th and continues through next Saturday, December 20th.

CLICK HERE to access the online auction.