Children's Learning Centers of Fairfield County (CLC) will honor Synchrony Financial CEO and Ridgefield resident Margaret Keane with its inaugural "CLC Knobby Award," named for long-standing CLC supporters William and Audrey Knobloch, at its April 28 benefit concert. Valerie Simpson, Paul Shaffer and Darlene Love are set to take the stage to benefit the Stamford nonprofit preschool provider at Stamford's Palace Theatre on Saturday, April 28. Keane is president and chief executive officer of Synchrony Financial, one of the nation's premier consumer financial services companies. She is a CLC supporter who has helped establish strong connections between CLC and Synchrony. General admission tickets are available through the Palace Theatre, 203-325-4466 or palacestamford.org. Children's Learning Centers of Fairfield County: www.clcfc.org.