“Yassin Falafel”

After leaving Syria as a refugee, Yassin "Falafel" landed in Knoxville, TN. With a small dream to bring the flavors of his country to his newfound home, he started selling falafel and worked to open his own restaurant. Through his business, he sends a resounding message that transcends all dividing lines.

This is the first film in the "For Every Dream" series for Square, a campaign and film series exploring America through the lens of small business for Square.

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