Woody’s Wiffle Ball Classic


Candid Candace Chicago, hosted by Candace Jordan on Watch312.com, allows viewers to catch a glimpse of what the city’s ‘who’s who’ are up to.

On Saturday, August 10, Ms. Jordan attended former Chicago Cub pitcher Kerry Wood’s annual Wiffle Ball Classic, which raised over $490,000 for the Wood Family Foundation. The foundation is an advocate for area children, providing support for kids and their communities, ensuring the consistency and the emotional structure they need to succeed. Candid Candace caught up with some of the famous faces at this star-studded charity event. Forget the bleachers – here’s a field-side seat!


About Candace Jordan

Candace Jordan began her career at age 13 in St. Louis, Missouri, as the youngest fashion coordinator in the history of major retailer Famous-Barr. At age 19, she became a Bunny at the St. Louis Playboy Club and was quickly promoted to the Chicago Playboy Club, the center of Playboy Enterprises. She was named Chicago’s 1976 Playboy Bunny of the Year and December 1979 Playmate. As one of Chicago’s top models in the late ‘70s and throughout the ‘80s, Ms. Jordan appeared on over 20 magazine covers, had a role in Risky Business with Tom Cruise and a billboard in Times Square. Today, she's involved with numerous charities including the Joffrey Ballet Women’s Board (where she served as vice president) and the PAWS development board among others. She is the Chicago Tribune’s social columnist, hosts her own show, “Candid Candace Chicago” on Watch312.com and blogs for Chicago Now.