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Fundraiser to help girl with cancer

A fundraiser to aid an Estancia High School student’s fight against cancer takes place next week.

Emma Griffith, a sophomore volleyball player, was diagnosed in June with osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer. Her motto has been “Keep Calm and Fight Like a Girl.”

The Nov. 8 fundraiser will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Strawberry Farms Golf Club, 11 Strawberry Farms Road, Irvine. It includes a Mexican buffet dinner, margarita bar, auction and live music.

All proceeds will help Emma’s family. Tickets are available at


For more information or to donate, call Tim DeCinces at (949) 636-7248 or email

Updates about Emma’s condition are also available at

—Bradley Zint


Twitter: @bradleyzint