Congratulation to Melton Mustafa on His Awards and dedication of service in the community.

  1.  The Black Affairs Advisory Board’s Heritage Planning Committee of Miami Dade County Recognized Melton Shakir Mustafa  ”For Your Unselfish Efforts and Contributions to the Community June 15, 2013.” 
  2.  Living Legend Award-The City of Miami Celebrates “A Living Legend” and Offers a special Tribute to the contributions of an extraordinary Miamian, a Music impresario and world-class musician Melton Shakir Mustafa.  Honoring outstanding service, goodwill and commitment to excellence as a Liberty City-born musical genius who is respected and admired by musicians everywhere, who has spent his life delighting music lovers as a member of world-class jazz ensembles, and whose genuine creativity  –as both musician and educator– has contributed significantly to the development of the spirit of innovative musical improvisation in Miami.
  3. For the “Black Affairs Award” he was nominated by long-term friend Mr. Marshall Davis, Director of the “African Heritage Cultural Arts Center”

Signed by Mayor Tomas P. Regaldo and Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones.