We hear many stories of the comfort of these blankets during all night study sessions in dorm rooms across the country. These are memories that become "fond" memories years later.
Even more exciting is the fact that the longer a girl stays in school now, the chances that her own daughters will also be educated is significantly increased.
When we visited the Mulahati Slums in Kolkata, India, the daughters of all of our artisan partners were enrolled in school.
Nicholas Kristof said in Half The Sky:
"The best way to keep a girl safe and in school is to give her mother an income"