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